Training to support schools transitioning to NAPLAN Online includes:
- Face to face training sessions
- Adobe Connect training sessions
- Disability adjustments Adobe Connect sessions
- eLearning modules
Face to face training and Adobe Connect sessions are delivered by NAPLAN Online training facilitators.
The type of training required depends on the particular role that individual staff will be carrying out in NAPLAN Online.
Principals should complete either or both of the following NAPLAN Online training options:
Module 1 - Overview and principal’s role (Adobe Connect)
Sessions are available 18 June to 17 August 2018. Refer to the training schedule for more information. Principals can register for this 60 minute module through Eventbrite. The Eventbrite website is best viewed with Google Chrome.
eLearning module - Introduction to NAPLAN Online
This will take approximately 45 minutes to complete.
Note: Principals who are also their school’s NAPLAN coordinator should attend the required training for NAPLAN coordinators.
NAPLAN Online coordinators and test administrators
Face to face training
Face to face training commences in Term 2, Week 8 in various locations across NSW. Staff administering school readiness testing in August-September and who have not previously completed face-to-face training should register now. Staff should also complete the eLearning module NAPLAN Online SRT 2018 - Introduction prior to attending face to face training.
For a complete list of training dates and locations, refer to the training schedule. Nominated staff should book into a training session at a location within their principal network or other convenient location. Registration for face-to-face sessions can be made using Eventbrite. The Eventbrite website is best viewed with Google Chrome.
Note: Trainers will be in the training locations for the dates indicated only.
Adobe Connect training
Sessions are available for all principals of schools participating in the NAPLAN Online school readiness test in Term 3, and as refresher training for nominated NAPLAN coordinators and test administrators who attended face to face training workshops in preparation for the 2017 school readiness test.
There are three different Adobe Connect modules and participation in each depends on the NAPLAN Online role.
Module 1 – Overview and principal’s role (60 mins)
Module 2 – NAPLAN coordinator’s role
Module 3 – Test administrator’s role (60 mins)
Sessions are also available to help understand disability adjustments in NAPLAN Online. The sessions provide an overview of disability adjustment codes, features and functionality and a question and answer opportunity for participants.
Adobe Connect sessions are available 18 June to 17 August 2018. Please refer to the training schedule for more information. Registration for these sessions can be made using Eventbrite. The Eventbrite website is best viewed with Google Chrome.
The NAPLAN Online eLearning course is made up of two modules for staff involved in administering the NAPLAN Online School readiness test in 2018.
Module 1: NAPLAN Online SRT 2018 - Introduction
All staff including the principal, NAPLAN coordinator and Test administrator need to complete this module prior to administering the test or attending face to face training.
Module 2: NAPLAN Online SRT 2018 - Preparing and Delivering
NAPLAN coordinators and Test administrators who will be administering the NAPLAN Online School readiness test in 2018. Module 2 should be completed after Module 1.
NAPLAN coordinators and test administrators should complete both eLearning modules.
Module 1 – Introduction to NAPLAN Online (45 mins)
Module 2 – Preparing and delivering (45 mins)