Manage the operation of a mobile hydro-bathing facility

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver ACMCAS408A, 'Manage the operation of a mobile hydro-bathing facility'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Set up mobile hydro-bath

1.1 Location for hydro-bath service and access to power and water are confirmed with client.

1.2 On-site risks are identified and managed in accordance with workplace health and safety, traffic control and waste disposal regulations.

1.3 Mobile unit and trailer is positioned and secured in a safe and easily accessible area in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.

1.4 Appropriate hoses are connected to water supply and drainage systems at the client's residence in accordance with legislative requirements.

1.5 Materials and equipment are unloaded and prepared ready for provision of hydro-bathing services.

2. Clean and pack up hydro-bath

2.1 Hydro-bath and associated equipment are cleanedand disinfected in accordance with organisational policies and procedures.

2.2 Waste is disposed of in accordance with relevant legislative requirements.

2.3 Consumables and other equipment are checked and packed into mobile unit.

2.4 Mobile unit is secured and safety check conducted ready for removal from site.

2.5 Relevant documentation is completed in accordance with organisational policies and procedures.

Qualifications and Skillsets

ACMCAS408A appears in the following qualifications:

  • ACM40310 - Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services