Coordinate outside broadcasts

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Assessment Tool
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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
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
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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 CUFBRT404A, 'Coordinate outside broadcasts'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Prepare for outside broadcasts

1. In consultation with relevant personnel, determine scope of outside broadcast requirements

2. Check functionality of equipment to be used and organise repairs as required in readiness for outside broadcasts

3. Organise link from OB point to program centre, including site surveys as required

4. Participate in pre-production sessions as required to ensure effective coordination of production and technical operations associated with outside broadcasts

5. Anticipate potential problems and negotiate solutions or contingency plans that pay due regard to creative, technical and budgetary requirements

Coordinate technical operations during outside broadcasts

6. Power up the OB vehicle on location according to enterprise procedures

7. Ensure that installation and testing of equipment at OB locations is carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with regulatory and industry standards

8. Establish and maintain signal and communication paths between OB point and the program centre

9. Use appropriate protocols in communication between an OB point and master control

10. Respond promptly and appropriately in the event of equipment failure

11. Monitor quality of signal from OB point and make adjustments as required

12. Assist relevant personnel with OB queries, taking care to communicate without over-use of jargon and technical language

Finalise OB location operations

13. Ensure that equipment is dismantled and stored according to enterprise procedures

14. Return OB location to original or improved condition

15. Complete production documentation and reports as required

16. Ensure that equipment is sent for repair as required

17. Participate in debriefing sessions and note areas for improvement in future outside broadcasts

Qualifications and Skillsets

CUFBRT404A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUF40107 - Certificate IV in Screen and Media
  • CUF50307 - Diploma of Broadcast Technology
  • CUF40307 - Certificate IV in Broadcast Technology