Assess documentation for annual fire systems certification inspections

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 CPCSFS5015A, 'Assess documentation for annual fire systems certification inspections'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
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Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1. Determine the installation dates for fire systems.

1.1. The construction dates and modification histories of buildings to be inspected are accessed, interpreted and noted.

1.2. The types of fire systems installed in buildings to be inspected are identified from compliance documentation.

1.3. The installation dates for individual fire systems in buildings to be inspected are identified.

2. Research and interpret the applicable codes and standards.

2.1. The current and historical legislation, codes and standards applicable to individual fire systems at the time of installation, or modification of the building are researched and identified.

2.2. The detailed requirements of applicable historical legislation, codes and standards are researched and interpreted.

2.3. Any disparity between historical legislation, codes and standards applicable at the installation or modification date and current fire safety requirements are noted and reported to relevant stakeholders.

2.4. Checklists and notes on applicable current and historical codes and standards are prepared to assist the annual inspection process.

3. Assess and report on fire system compliance documentation.

3.1. Schedules for the inspection, testing and maintenance of fire safety systems are reviewed and checked for compliance with current regulatory requirements.

3.2. Documentation for regular fire systems inspection and testing activities is reviewed and checked for currency and completeness.

3.3. Information regarding non-compliance issues and defects is identified and noted.

3.4. Documentary evidence of resolution of non-compliance issues and defects is requested and reviewed, if available.

3.5. Checklists and notes on non-compliance issues and defects identified from compliance documentation are prepared to assist the annual inspection process.

3.6. Reports detailing anomalies and omissions in fire systems' compliance documentation are prepared and processed according to workplace and regulatory requirements.


Qualifications and Skillsets

CPCSFS5015A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPC50509 - Diploma of Fire Systems Design