Develop disaster management plans

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 BSBLIB505, 'Develop disaster management plans'.
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



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

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

1 Assess risks to collections

1.1 Identify potential risks to collection material based on historical data, examination of collections and their physical environment

1.2 Assess risks according to probability and impact on collections

1.3 Identify items of significance in collections and assess risks specific to those

2 Establish mechanisms to address risks

2.1 Identify appropriate mechanisms to reduce or remove risks

2.2 Locate and consult with relevant specialists to determine ways of reducing specific risks

2.3 Document resources, actions and responsibilities for minimising or preventing risks

2.4 Establish and document appropriate measures for priority items

3 Establish procedures in event of disasters

3.1 Develop procedures for responding to disasters

3.2 Define roles and responsibilities of those involved in implementing disaster management plans

3.3 Allocate responsibilities to appropriate team members based on available expertise

3.4 Research potential disaster support networks

4 Finalise disaster management plans

4.1 Source and collate relevant information to include in disaster management plans

4.2 Create structure and format for plans that are logical, user-friendly and clearly understood by key stakeholders

4.3 Develop documentation to support disaster management plans

4.4 Integrate evaluation mechanisms into plans

4.5 Present plans to stakeholders and provide feedback opportunities

4.6 Develop strategies to ensure plans and required staff skills remain current

4.7 Make recommendations for integration of disaster management measures into other relevant organisational plans