a description of performance of a task in industry, education, profession or personal life in terms of
• Underpinning knowledge
• Skills what a person is required to do (performance), under what conditions it is to be done (conditions) and how well it is to be done (standards)
• Professional attitude / values (e.g. integrity, honesty)

Competency means the consistent application of knowledge and skill to the standard of performance required in the workplace. It embodies the ability to transfer and apply skills and knowledge to new situations and environments. (Australian Skills Quality Authority)

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License