Produce texts from shorthand notes
Unit Information about the BSBADM301 training material in this resource
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to take shorthand from a dictation source at 60 words (or more) per minute, in accordance with the current Australian Standard for shorthand speed, and to produce an accurate text from the notes.
It applies to individuals employed in a range of work environments who produce notes and texts from oral or printed sources using shorthand techniques. They may work as individuals providing administrative support within an enterprise, or they may be responsible for the production of their own notes and other documentation.
Unit mapping information
This unit supersedes BSBADM301B Produce texts from shorthand notes
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
This unit contains foundation skills
Unit sector or competency field
Prerequisite, co-requisite or interdependent assessment of units
Assessment must be conducted in a safe environment where evidence gathered demonstrates consistent performance of typical activities experienced in the general administration field of work and include access to:
office equipment and resources
English and shorthand dictionaries
examples of audio sources for transcription and note taking
Assessors must satisfy NVR/AQTF assessor requirements.