Install and test vision systems

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 CUAVSS301, 'Install and test vision systems'.
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. Prepare for vision system installation

1.1 Confirm vision system requirements in consultation with relevant personnel and with reference to vision system plans

1.2 Calculate rigging, cabling and power requirements according to vision system plans

1.3 Assemble and test equipment, accessories and consumables to ensure they are working and prepared for installation

1.4 Recognise faults and take appropriate remedial action

1.5 Pre-rig vision system equipment as specified in vision system plans and according to licensing regulations

1.6 Prepare extension leads, looms and cables according to design specifications and regulatory requirements

1.7 Construct or devise effects and masking as required

1.8 Establish contingency plans in the event of equipment malfunction and prepare backup equipment

2. Complete installation tasks

2.1 Determine the positioning of, and support requirements for, vision system equipment

2.2 Install supports or check that rigging and mounts have been installed in the appropriate position

2.3 Use safe lifting and handling techniques to install primary and backup vision systems

2.4 Lay and secure power and other cables to avoid damage and hazardous situations

2.5 Complete work tasks within production or event deadlines

3. Test equipment

3.1 Patch and test equipment and accessories to ensure operational efficiency and working order

3.2 Check operation of equipment in conjunction with other technical areas as required

3.3 Identify problems and modify installation or technical elements of equipment in consultation with relevant personnel

3.4 Complete and distribute workplace documentation as required