Coordinate and monitor livestock transport

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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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 AHCLSK320, 'Coordinate and monitor livestock transport'.
Google Links
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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 for the transport of livestock

1.1 Check the transport directions and calculate load

1.2 Determine transport requirements and engage a suitable carrier

1.3 Identify required equipment and resources and move livestock to loading facility

1.4 Assemble and prepare livestock for transport

1.5 Identify existing and potential hazards and report to supervisor

2. Load livestock

2.1 Observe industry and enterprise work health and safety policies and procedures

2.2 Ensure documentation is signed by the relevant person and check that the required animal identification is in place

2.3 Obtain relevant permits and comply with movement restrictions where required

2.4 Record animal details and identification as required using technology where applicable

2.5 Load and secure prepared livestock in accordance with industry and enterprise animal welfare and work health and safety procedures and requirements

3. Monitor transport and unload livestock

3.1 Communicate with the carrier to ensure livestock are transported with minimal stress and discomfort according to animal welfare requirements

3.2 Ensure livestock are checked regularly throughout the journey and unloaded for feeding and watering appropriately

3.3 Unload livestock using appropriate equipment and facilities, such as National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) readers where applicable

3.4 Monitor livestock condition and welfare post transport and provide feed and water appropriately

4. Complete transportation operations

4.1 Clean, maintain and secure vehicle, equipment and facilities appropriately

4.2 Complete required records according to legislative and enterprise requirements