Manage lighting operations for outdoor events

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 CUALGT503, 'Manage lighting operations for outdoor events'.
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

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Plan lighting for outdoor events

1.1 Determine lighting requirements in consultation with relevant personnel and with reference to production documentation

1.2 Review regulations that affect the design of outdoor lighting systems, with particular reference to environmental and insurance requirements

1.3 Assess venues or sites to identify availability of power and other issues to be considered when setting up outdoor lighting systems, and plan for contingencies

1.4 Do a job safety analysis of tasks and incorporate health and safety considerations into overall planning

1.5 Develop schedules of outdoor lighting system requirements, with specific reference to additional infrastructure and equipment requirements

1.6 Reach agreement on final configuration of outdoor lighting systems, allowing adequate time for installation and testing prior to events

2. Install lighting systems for outdoor events

2.1 Complete checks to ensure availability of all resources prior to installation

2.2 Supervise the connection of control systems

2.3 Monitor progress of lighting system installation against work plans and implement contingency plans as required to ensure that production deadlines are met

2.4 Ensure that all work activities comply with health and safety and industry award guidelines

2.5 Progressively test aspects of lighting system installation to check that required lighting effects can be achieved

2.6 Use the services of licensed personnel to complete specialised work as required

2.7 Liaise with relevant personnel during installation to ensure efficiency of installation and maximum cooperation

2.8 Review finished installation with relevant personnel and make adjustments as required

3.Monitor outdoor lighting operations

3.1 Monitor weather and overall quality of lighting and take action to rectify problems

3.2 Communicate with colleagues during operation to share information and ensure quality of productions

3.3 In consultation with relevant personnel, evaluate effectiveness of outdoor lighting operations and note areas for future improvement