Set out site for construction works

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 AHCLSC301, 'Set out site for construction works'.
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. Plan and prepare work

1.1 Interpret plans and specifications

1.2 Compare site plan and specifications with other available plans

1.3 Select tools and equipment required for setting out construction works and check for serviceability

1.4 Identify hazards, assess risks and implement controls

1.5 Consider environmental impact of proposed construction works in interpreting site plans

2. Locate and mark out position of construction works

2.1 Locate existing site features from the site plan

2.2 Locate position of proposed construction works

2.3 Using the correct scale transfer scale measurements of lines, shapes, angles and dimensions from the site plan to site

2.4 Mark out the shape of proposed construction works on site

3. Establish datum point and survey benchmarks on site

3.1 Establish datum point to ensure all existing and proposed construction works can be linked by survey equipment

3.2 Select and establish survey benchmarks on positions or structures on site according to site plans or specifications

4. Take and verify site levels

4.1 Set up levelling equipment and check for accuracy of readings

4.2 Adjust instruments which are out of specification

4.3 Take levels and verify and record in accordance with established datum point and survey benchmarks

4.4 Clean, maintain and store tools and equipment