Handle, transport and store swimming pool and spa chemicals safely

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 CPPSPS3001, 'Handle, transport and store swimming pool and spa chemicals safely'.
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. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions.


Address risks associated with swimming pool and spa chemicals.


Legislation, codes of practice, and industry requirements are accessed.


Information on situations in which swimming pool and spa chemicals may become hazardous is sourced in line with standard operating procedures, safety data sheets (SDS), and manufacturer and enterprise requirements.


Risks associated with swimming pool and spa chemicals are identified and assessed.


Risk control measures and emergency action plans are identified and implemented.


Handle and transport swimming pool and spa chemicals.


Transport requirements are identified and followed.


Risks involved in the handling and transport of swimming pool and spa chemicals are assessed and minimised.


Required first aid and spill kits are confirmed as being on hand for all stages of handling, transport and storage.


Swimming pool and spa chemical containers are confirmed as being in sound condition for transport.


Personal protective equipment (PPE) is used when handling swimming pool and spa chemicals.


Chemical spills and leaks are responded to in line with enterprise, regulatory and manufacturer requirements.


Transport incidents are reported.


Store used swimming pool and spa chemicals.


Risks involved in storing swimming pool and spa chemicals are assessed and minimised.


Safe storage methods are used.


Storage areas are maintained.


Products are retained in original containers with labels intact.


Storage containers and unwanted and/or out-of-date chemicals are disposed of.


Store unused swimming pool and spa chemicals.


Unused swimming pool and spa chemicals are repackaged as appropriate.


Unused chemicals are safely handled, transported and stored.


Record storage details of swimming pool and spa chemicals.


Chemical storage inventory and records are maintained.


Storage incidents are reported.