Assessments FAQs

How do I complete an assessment?

**How do I complete an assessment?** Inside your course you will see the unit of competency. Under each unit of competency, you will see your unit assessments. Your assessment will be made up of short answer, file upload or multiple choice questions. Before commencing an assessment you must read the Assessment Instruction & Disclaimer page. When you are ready to commence, click the start button. Your task is to carefully read and consider each of the questions, then when you are ready, answ...

How do I know when an assessment has been marked?

**How do I know when an assessment has been marked?** You will receive an email notifying you when your assessment has been marked. When you log back into the sauceLMS you will see a new notification on your dashboard with a summary of your assessment result. If all your answers were marked as correct your result will be Satisfactory or Not Satisfactory. If you have received a Not Satisfactory result and you have not used all your attempts you must reattempt the assessment. Go back to you...

I didn't pass my assessment, what do I do?

**I didn't pass my assessment, what do I do?** If you have received a Not Satisfactory result and you have not used all your attempts you must reattempt the assessment. Go back to your course and navigate to the marked assessment. You can read your assessor's overall comments about the assessment. You can see whether each of your answers was correct or incorrect. To do your assessment again, click the re-attempt button. You only need to resubmit the questions that were marked as incorr...

How do I see my previous answers and trainer feedback?

**How do I see my previous answers and trainer feedback?** While reattempting a question, you can view the answer you submitted previously and the assessor's previous comments. Click the link above your question that says - Click here to view your previous answer and assessor comment..

How do I upload a document into my file upload question?

**How do I upload a document into my file upload question?** * When you are completing your assessment and you have a file upload question open, click on the Browse button. * A small window will appear where you can locate and select the files on your computer. * Click Open. (If you need to upload more than 1 document, you can either hold down the select button to select more than 1 file at once, or you can click the Browse button again to select the next document.) * You wi...

How to I create a table?

**How to I create a table?** How to I create a table in the short answer box?

How do I insert a document into my short answer question?

**How do I insert a document into my short answer question?** Click the link button and a pop up window will appear. Go to the Upload tab. Click Browser and find your document on your computer. Click the Send it to the Server button. You will see the upload as succeeded. Do not close the pop up window yet. Go to the Link Info tab. Click the Browse Server button. Select the document you uploaded then click OK. You will see the link to your document in the short answer box. ...

How do I insert an image into my short answer question?

**How do I insert an image into my short answer question?** * Click on the image icon * Go to the upload tab, click the Browse button to find your image * Click the Send it to the Server button' * Go to the Image Info tab, click the Browse Server button * Select the image you uploaded. * Click OK Save

How do I format my short answer question

You can copy and paste from Microsoft Word into the short answer box. Alternatively you can type straight into the short answer questions answer box. When typing in you can use the formatting buttons. Commonly used formatting are: * Bold, Italics, Underline, Strikethrough * Numbered list, Bullet points, Block quote * Align - Left, Centre, Right, Justify * Undo, Redo * Insert- Table, Horizontal line, Special character * Pre-set styles and formats, change text font and size. ...

Question attempt summary key

The questions are colour coded so you can easily see the status of each question Current Question Purple The question you are currently answering Correct Answer (Evaluated) Green After your assessment is marked the correct answers will show as green Not Answered Grey Questions you have not answered yet Answered Yellow Questions you have saved an answer for Missed Red If you miss a question it will show as red. Save

How many assessment attempts do I get?

**How many assessment attempts do I get?** For each assessment, you are given three (3) attempts. If you have received a Not Satisfactory result on your third attempt. You will need to have a mentoring session with your trainer. They will be able apply to have an extra attempt unlocked for you by the training manager after this.

Where can I find the assessment notepad?

**Where can I find the assessment notepad?** In left hand side menu, you will see a menu item called 'Assessment' above 'Unit Assessments'. In this section you will find the assessment overview. On the assessment overview page, you will find the assessment notepad. This document contains the assessment questions that you will find in the assessments below. You may use this document to take notes and compose answers. You may NOT submit this document in place of the assessments; it is a working...

Can I email my answer to a trainer for review before attempting the assessment?

**Can I email my answer to a trainer for review before attempting the assessment?** As you have three (3) attempts for every assessment, we encourage you to submit the assessments in sauceLMS and wait for feedback from the trainer/assessor. For guidance with the assessment you can also use our support functions - live chat and mentoring sessions.

I have used up all my assessment attempts, what do I do?

**I have used up all my assessment attempts, what do I do?** If you have received a Not Satisfactory result on your third attempt you will need to have a mentoring session with your trainer. The assessor will apply for an extra attempt to be unlocked for you after the mentoring session.

How soon can my assessment/re-attempts be marked?

**How soon can my assessment/re-attempts be marked?** Allow ten (10) business days for your assessments/reattempts to be marked by your assessor.

Can I copy my answers directly from the learning content into my assessment?

**Can I copy my answers directly from the learning content into my assessment?** No, assessment tasks must be written in your own words. Copying directly from the content only shows that you know where to find the information, it does not demonstrate your understanding of the topic.

Assessment question descriptors. How do I answer this question?

**Assessment question descriptors** Save