Estimate cost of swimming pool and spa products and services

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 CPPSPS4009, 'Estimate cost of swimming pool and spa products and services'.
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.


Confirm client requirements.


Client requirements are identified.


Specifications for product and/or service are confirmed with client.


Research cost of swimming pool and spa products and services.


Information on products and/or services required by client is researched.


Potential suppliers of products and services, where applicable, are identified.


Information on availability and likely supply time of products and services, where applicable, is obtained.


Factors that may influence estimated cost of products and services are identified and documented.


Estimated cost of measures is determined and documented.


Ethical practices are followed when identifying suppliers and gathering product and service information that will be supplied to clients.


Details of information obtained on suppliers, products and service are maintained for easy retrieval.


Present cost to client.


Statement of estimated cost of products and/or services is prepared for client.


Estimated cost of products and/or services and limitations of cost estimates are explained to client.


Information is provided to client on compliance of swimming pool or spa products and services with safety legislation.


Effective communication strategies are employed in establishing rapport with client and in responding to client questions and concerns.