Prepare for and conduct a tour or presentation

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
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 ACMGAS210A, 'Prepare for and conduct a tour or presentation'.
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. Prepare for tour or presentation

1.1. Appropriate identification and/or uniform are worn whilst on duty in accordance with facility policies and procedures.

1.2. Purpose of tour or presentation is confirmed with supervisor.

1.3. Daily information sheets, if provided, are read and queries are clarified with the supervisor.

1.4. Materials and equipment are collected ready for presentation.

1.5. Standard tour or presentation is adjusted to meet specific group needs.

2. Conduct tour or presentation

2.1. Public speaking and presentation skills are used effectively to engage the audience.

2.2. Current and accurate information is provided in a format suitable for the group.

2.3. Animals, if used, are treated humanely and handled in accordance with facility and occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements.

2.4. Audience members are encouraged to ask questions and participate where appropriate.

2.5. The tour or presentation is completed within the required timeframe and in accordance with the group's needs.

3. Return animals and/or resources after the presentation

3.1. Animals, if used, are returned safely to their section.

3.2. Animals' behaviour and food intake are recorded and reported to the supervisor.

3.3. Materials and equipment are checked and returned to the appropriate area.

3.4. Feedback on tour or presentation is provided to the supervisor in accordance with facility policies and procedures.

Qualifications and Skillsets

ACMGAS210A appears in the following qualifications:

  • ACM20110 - Certificate II in Animal Studies