Title: Developing Assessment Skills

Duration: 2 days

Aim: To enhance the skills of practitioners who undertake assessments and provide practical assessment tools to facilitate the assessment process.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the course participants will:

  1. Understand and be able to apply the stepwise model of assessment to aid the completion of assessments

  2. Become familiar with a number of practical tools for use within the assessment process

  3. Develop analytical skills

  4. Develop skills in analysing the information obtained in assessments

  5. Develop the skills and knowledge that will enable them to make evidence based recommendations.

  6. Develop assessment techniques

All training is delivered within a framework of anti-oppressive practice.