Clean carcase hanging equipment

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 AMPA2171, 'Clean carcase hanging equipment'.
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. Clean carcase hanging equipment

1.1 Rotate hanging equipment through cleaning, rinsing and, where applicable, oiling tanks, in accordance with workplace requirements

1.2 Handle cleaning chemicals in accordance with manufacturer's specifications and workplace health and safety requirements

1.3 Identify and deal with damaged spreaders, gambles and any other hanging equipment in accordance with workplace requirements

1.4 Monitor and adjust level and concentration of cleaning tank to ensure complete sanitising of iron work

1.5 Identify workplace health and safety risks and follow specified procedures

1.6 Follow workplace health and safety requirements related to chemical and manual handling hazards when loading and unloading tanks

1.7 Use hoists in accordance with manufacturer's specifications, workplace and workplace health and safety requirements

2. Maintain flow of equipment cleaning process

2.1 Inspect hanging equipment for damage and when necessary, sent for repair or disposal

2.2 Return spreaders, gambles and any other hanging equipment to the slaughter floor promptly

2.3 Process and handle spreaders, gambles and any other hanging equipment to avoid damage

2.4 Keep work area neat and clean with clear segregation of sanitised and non-sanitised iron work

2.5 Promptly report difficulties encountered with maintaining the flow through the cleaning process promptly to the supervisor