Contribute to provision of nutritionally balanced food in a safe and hygienic manner

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 CHCCN303A, 'Contribute to provision of nutritionally balanced food in a safe and hygienic manner'.
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



1. Plan food and drink provision

1.1 Within scope of own work role, ensure children are provided with food and drink consistent with current relevant dietary guidelines for infants, children and/or young people

1.2 Ensure children's individual needs are met to promote optimal growth and development, respecting cultural requirements, appetites and food and drink preferences

1.3 Encourage children to develop healthy eating habits

1.4 Ensure meals and snacks are nutritious, attractive and an appropriate serving size for children

1.5 Promote healthy eating through role modelling, positive food awareness and mealtime experiences

1.6 Provide education and support to families and children around healthy eating, including how to foster this

1.7 Plan and develop cycle menus of foods for each meal and/or snack to display for information of staff, parents and older children

1.8 Within scope of own work role, ensure nutrition policy includes identification, management and monitoring of special dietary needs related to food allergies and medical food conditions such as coeliac disease and diabetes

2. Maintain food safety while carrying out food handling activities

2.1 Within scope of own work role, carry out food handling, preparation and storage according to organisation guidelines, legislation and licensing requirements for food safety

2.2 Identify and remedy processes or practices which are not consistent with the guidelines according to local, state/territory legislation within scope of own work role

2.3 Address health conditions and/or illness that may impact on safe and healthy food handling

2.4 Wear clothing and footwear that is appropriate for the food handling task

Qualifications and Skillsets

CHCCN303A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CHC41208 - Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside school hours care)
  • CHC30708 - Certificate III in Children's Services