The RPL Process
Step 1 Enrolment
WIDEN will enrol you in the qualification that you are wishing to gain your RPL qualification in, and then source the most appropriate RTO from amongst our Partner Colleges to best suit your needs.
Step 2 Identify units for RPL
Identify the qualification and then examine and nominate the units for which you seek RPL.
Step 3 Identify required evidence
Check critical aspects of evidence and types of evidence that can be used for the unit/s.
Step 4 Method of assessment
Discuss methods of assessment with your assessor.
Step 5 Gather your evidence
Decide what evidence you will gather to support your application. It may be in the form of an e-portfolio or hard copy portfolio.
Step 6 Skills gap
Identify areas where there is a skills gap. Plan actions with your assessor to fill gaps and gain necessary additional evidence.
Step 7 Submit your application
Complete a WIDEN Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) form.
Step 8 Assessment of your application
Present the evidence to your allocated assessor.
Step 9 RPL Outcome
RPL Granted – transcripts will show completion by our Partner College
RPL Unsuccessful – The candidate can resubmit with additional evidence or request a review.