Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners
MARF020 Mapping and Delivery Guide
Coordinate search and rescue operations
Issue Date: October 2018
||Unit of Competency||MARF020 - Coordinate search and rescue operations|
|Learning Outcomes and Application||This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to assist in planning and coordinating search and rescue operations at sea.This unit applies to maritime workers working in the maritime industry as a Master Unlimited.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.|
|Duration and Setting||X weeks, nominally xx hours, delivered in a classroom/online/blended learning setting.
As a minimum, assessors must satisfy applicable regulatory requirements, which include requirements in the Standards for Registered Training Organisations, current at the time of assessment.
As a minimum, assessment must satisfy applicable regulatory requirements, which include requirements in the Standards for Registered Training Organisations, current at the time of assessment.
Assessment processes and techniques must be appropriate to the language, literacy and numeracy requirements of the work being performed and the needs of the candidate.
Assessment must occur in workplace operational situations or where these are not available, in simulated workplace operational situations or an industry-approved marine operations site where coordinating search and rescue operations can be conducted.
Resources for assessment include access to:
relevant documentation including workplace procedures, regulations, codes of practice and operation manuals
tools, equipment, materials and personal protective equipment currently used in industry and necessary for coordinating a search and rescue operation.
Performance should be demonstrated consistently over time and in a suitable range of contexts.
|Competency Field||F â€“ Operational Quality and Safety|
|Development and validation strategy and guide for assessors and learners||Student Learning Resources||Handouts
|Assessment 1||Assessment 2||Assessment 3||Assessment 4|
|Elements of Competency||Performance Criteria|
|Element: Activate search and rescue support plan|
|Element: Coordinate crew in search and rescue operations|
|Element: Liaise with internal and external authorities/ agencies|
|Element: Manage communications systems|
|Element: Conclude search and rescue support|
|Element: Manage search and rescue records|