Prepare grain storages

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Assessment Template
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Evidence Guide
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Self Assessment Survey
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Registered Training Organisations
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Prepare to work in bulk material storage area

1.1. Work to be undertaken is interpreted from work program where necessary, and confirmed with supervisor.

1.2. OHS hazards are identified, risk assessed and suitable controls implemented.

1.3. Suitable personal protective equipment is selected, used and maintained.

1.4. Tools and equipment suitable for the work to be undertaken are selected, checked and maintained, if necessary.

1.5. Environmental implications of undertaking work in the bulk material storage area are identified, likely outcomes assessed and, if necessary, responsible action taken.

2. Prepare storage area

2.1. Storage site is cleaned of weeds, dust and spillage to organisation requirements.

2.2. Refuse is disposed of according to regulatory requirements.

2.3. Site is maintained in a clean and tidy condition according to organisation requirements.

2.4. Storage site is prepared to meet OHS standards.

3. Prepare storages

3.1. Bulk material storages are prepared according to OHS standards.

3.2. Bulk material storages are cleaned of all residues according to organisation requirements.

3.3. Bulk material storages are checked for structural safety, damage or deterioration, and repaired or reported as required according to organisation requirements.

3.4. Temporary storages are prepared and erected to meet the needs of the organisation according to OHS standards.

4. Prepare bulk material handling machinery

4.1. Bulk material handling machinery is cleaned free of contamination and residues according to organisation requirements.

4.2. Bulk material handling equipment is adjusted and set according to organisation requirements.

4.3. Bulk material handling equipment is prepared ready for use according to manufacturer's instructions and OHS standards.

5. Complete maintenance operation

5.1. Workplace information is recorded clearly and accurately in the format and at the time required by the organisation.

5.2. Waste is collected and disposed of or recycled to minimise damage to the external environment.

5.3. Tools and equipment are cleaned and stored according to organisation work procedures.

Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCBAC204A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC20210 - Certificate II in Poultry Production Operations
  • AHC33311 - Certificate III in Feedlot Operations
  • AHC20110 - Certificate II in Agriculture