Advise clients on livestock sale and purchase options

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 CPPDSM4024A, 'Advise clients on livestock sale and purchase options'.
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



1Determine client needs.

1.1 Client requirements for sale or purchase of livestock are established in line with agency practice.

1.2 Motivation of client to sell or purchase livestock is identified to assist in preparation of sale or purchase program.

2Prepare proposal for sale or purchase of livestock.

2.1 Relevant information is given on market conditions and selling and buying options to enable the client to decide on sale or purchase options.

2.2 Based on client's decision, a proposal for selling or purchasing required livestock is prepared.

2.3 Proposal for selling or purchasing the livestock is submitted to and discussed with client.

2.4 Details of proposal are advised to agency staff to enable resources and programs to be established to sell or purchase the livestock.

3Take instructions on sale or purchase of livestock.

3.1 Instructions are sought from client on the sale or purchase of livestock.

3.2 Proposal is reviewed and implemented according to agreements reached with client.

3.3 Advice and instructions are given to client to facilitate completion of sale or purchase of livestock.

3.4 Sale or purchase documentation is completed in line with agency practice, ethical standards and legislative requirements and in a timely manner that reflects the agreement reached.

Qualifications and Skillsets

CPPDSM4024A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPP40407 - Certificate IV in Property Services (Stock and Station Agency)