Operate a visual target designator system

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 DEFBM009A, 'Operate a visual target designator system'.
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 visual target designation system

1.1 Work health and safety (WHS) requirements and recognised safety precautions are applied throughout the operation in accordance with standard procedures.

1.2 Personal protective equipment is selected and worn in accordance with WHS requirements.

1.3 Target designation system components are inspected, tested and faults are reported in accordance with standard procedures.

2. Operate visual target designation equipment

2.1 Task requirements are received and confirmed with supervisor.

2.2 Communication is maintained with operations room throughout operations.

2.3 Area search is conducted as directed by supervisor

2.4 Target information is established and reported.

2.5 Targets are identified and confirmed by supervisor.

2.6 Targets are sighted and tracked using the system as directed and in accordance with standard procedures.

2.7 System is used to fire remote weapon as ordered by supervisor.

2.8 Emergencies/incidents are responded to in accordance with emergency response plans.

3. Finalise operations

3.1 System operation is transferred to new operator as required or is ceased as directed by supervisor.

3.2 System is cleaned and secured in accordance with organisational procedures.

3.3 Report is made to supervisor on completion in accordance with standard operating procedures.