Follow site quarantine procedures

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 AHCBIO202, 'Follow site quarantine procedures'.
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


Performance criteria

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Prepare to work in quarantine site

1.1 Check with supervisor on quarantine procedures and biosecurity protocols relevant to the site

1.2 Check all vehicles are decontaminated before entering the quarantine site, and if required leaving the site

1.3 Report contact with potential contaminants either within the site, or externally

1.4 Shower and change into work clothes if required

1.5 Select and apply appropriate personal protective equipment including footwear before commencing work

1.6 Store street clothing securely away from livestock, feed or other products

1.7 Wash hands before and after livestock, feed, plant stock or other products are handled

1.8 Check disinfectant levels in footbaths and use rigorously before entering quarantine site and before exiting site

1.9 Follow site exit procedures for decontaminating self, work clothing and personal protective equipment

2. Work in quarantine site

2.1 Handle and store chemicals and medications in accordance with site procedures

2.2 Store different feed mixes, soils, growing media and other products separately and mark appropriately

2.3 Identify cases of disease or pest infestation and report to supervisor

2.4 Identify breaches of quarantine procedures and report to supervisor

2.5 Identify work health and safety hazards and report to supervisor

2.6 Dispose of all waste products appropriately

2.7 Dispose of all deceased livestock, unwanted biological material or damaged or infected plant stock as instructed by supervisor

2.8 Record information relating to work in quarantine site

3. Assist in maintaining site quarantine procedures

3.1 Inform all visitors of the quarantine procedures and provide them with appropriate clothing and footwear if required

3.2 Check that visitors are signed in, have stated their recent activities and exposures and have washed or showered if required

3.3 Check that visitors sign out and follow site exit procedures

3.4 Note and report any observed breaches of quarantine procedures by visitors to supervisor

3.5 Keep gates and doors locked where required

3.6 Maintain security fencing according to supervisor's instructions

3.7 Check deliveries to site to ensure that established procedures for vehicle decontamination, unloading and receipt and holding or storage of stock and supplies are followed

4. Respond to site quarantine breach or problem

4.1 Identify and report a site quarantine breach or problem and report the location to supervisor

4.2 Secure any site quarantine breaches or problems

4.3 Clean and disinfect any quarantine breach sites as required according to the specific nature of the breach

4.4 Isolate livestock, plant stock or other items suspected of being exposed to contaminants and monitor for evidence of contamination

4.5 Treat or dispose of all contaminated stock and materials

4.6 Record information about the breach or problem