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 AHCBAC304A, 'Test grains/seeds on receival'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Test grains/seeds on receival' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)
Elements and Performance Criteria
1. Identify grains/seeds on receival
1.1. Grains/seeds are checked against growers/suppliers details and product details.
1.2. A visual check of product is conducted.
1.3. Relevant enterprise and/or industry policies and procedures are observed with regard to rejection of product.
1.4. Grades of grains/seeds are identified in accordance with enterprise and/or industry practice as required.
2. Collect grains/seed samples for testing
2.1. Growers/suppliers requirements are confirmed and feedback sought to improve service delivery.
2.2. Information from growers/suppliers is recorded in accordance with enterprise and/or industry practice.
2.3. The appropriate tests to be performed are determined.
2.4. Sampling requirements/protocols are carried out in accordance with enterprise and/or industry practice.
3. Perform initial tests on samples
3.1. Testing equipment is operated in accordance with manufacturer's instructions, enterprise and/or industry practice.
3.2. Grains/seed defects and contaminants are identified and recorded.
3.3. Results of initial testing are recorded in accordance with enterprise and/or industry practice.
3.4. Test results are compared with specifications and appropriate action taken where necessary.
3.5. Handling procedures are followed to prevent mixing and/or contamination of samples.
4. Despatch samples to testing facilities
4.1. Samples are packed and labelled in accordance with enterprise and/or industry practice.
4.2. Records of testing requirements are prepared in accordance with enterprise and/or industry practice.
4.3. Samples are dispatched to testing facility.
5. Prepare for storage of grains/seed
5.1. Arrangements are made for segregation of grain/seed according to enterprise standards and industry practice.
5.2. Site transfer arrangements are made as required.
5.3. Inspect conveying equipment and identify and report items requiring maintenance or repair.