ERIC Number: ED226143
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Task Listings Resulting from the Vocational Competency Measures Project. Memorandum Report.
American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
This memorandum report consists of 14 task listings resulting from the Vocational Competency Measures Project. (The Vocational Competency Measures Project was a test development project that involved the writing and verification of task listings for 14 vocational occupational areas through over 225 interviews conducted in 27 states.) Provided in the report are task listings for the following occupations: agricultural chemicals application technician, farm equipment mechanic, computer operator, word processing specialist, grocery clerk, hotel (motel) front office personnel, dental assistant, physical therapist assistant, fashion and fabric sales and sewing, electronics technician, restaurant service occupations, water and wastewater treatment technician, diesel mechanic, and carpenter. The task listings include general concepts and tasks, job-specific tasks, and, where applicable, safety procedures. Attached to each task listing are references from which the initial task inventory was derived. (MN)
Descriptors: Agricultural Chemical Occupations, Agricultural Machinery Occupations, Agricultural Occupations, Auto Mechanics, Carpentry, Competence, Dental Assistants, Electronic Technicians, Evaluation Criteria, Food Stores, Hospitality Occupations, Job Skills, Minimum Competencies, Needle Trades, Performance, Physical Therapy Aides, Retailing, Sales Occupations, Skilled Occupations, Technical Occupations, Vocational Education, Waste Water, Water Treatment, Word Processing
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
Identifiers: Computer Technicians; Grocery Checkers; Vocational Competency Measures Project; Waiters Waitresses