Call the production_event

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 CUESMT08B, 'Call the production_event'.
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



1. Prepare to make calls

1.1. Accurately interpret production call reference material to determine call requirements

1.2. Determine the appropriate time to make various calls

1.3. Check that communication equipment is fully functioning and take action to restore equipment to working order where appropriate

1.4. Make necessary changes to calls and update call reference material accurately

2. Make announcements

2.1. Make appropriate checks prior to making public announcements

2.2. Make clear and accurate public announcements in a manner that promotes goodwill with the audience

2.3. Make clear and accurate backstage time call announcements to ensure the production/event operates on time

2.4. Promptly identify and communicate any changes to the production/event

3. Call the production/event

3.1. Correctly and sensitively call the production/event using call reference material appropriately

3.2. Provide clear, audible and accurate information and cues at the correct time and in the correct order

3.3. Receive and interpret cues and make necessary announcements in response

3.4. Promptly identify problem situations and respond quickly with appropriate action to minimise negative impact

Qualifications and Skillsets

CUESMT08B appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUE60303 - Advanced Diploma of Stage Management
  • CUE60203 - Advanced Diploma of Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Production)
  • CUE60403 - Advanced Diploma of Venues and Events