Supervise an armoured vehicle and crew

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 DEFCA106, 'Supervise an armoured vehicle and crew'.
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 the armoured vehicle for operation

1.1 Crew competence is assessed and maintained.

1.2 Crew are prepared.

1.3 Crew personnel administration is managed.

1.4 Requirement to supervise the crew of an armoured vehicle, its weapons, and ancillary equipment, is received from orders, and is understood and accepted.

1.5 Vehicle is checked for serviceability and prepared for operations.

1.6 Constraints and risks relevant to the task are determined and managed.

1.7 Identification, handling and preparation of inservice ammunition is supervised.

1.8 Resources required for the performance of the task are determined.

1.9 Identified problems/shortfalls are reported to supervisor.

1.10 Deployment of the armoured fighting vehicle into areas of operations is supervised.

2. Supervise and command the operation of the armoured vehicle

2.1 Individual decision making process is conducted.

2.2 Orders are prepared and delivered to crew.

2.3 Battle procedure is coordinated and conducted.

2.4 Liaison is conducted in accordance with operational requirements.

2.5 Armoured vehicle is employed in accordance with tasks as directed.

2.6 When required, the vehicle is driven at a basic level in accordance with standing orders for vehicle operations.

2.7 Crew tasks are supervised.

2.8 Work health and safety (WHS) requirements and recognised safety precautions including those contained in Australian Defence Force procedures, are applied appropriately to the operational environment and context throughout the operation.

2.9 Vehicle tactical operating techniques are applied.

2.10 Operation of the vehicle communicationssystems is supervised.

2.11 Minor incidents are dealt with.

2.12 Major incidents beyond the supervisor’s level of authority or competence to deal with are reported to managers and action is taken as directed.

3. Supervise the completion of armoured vehicle tasks

3.1 Documentation including reports and returns are completed and maintained.

3.2 Maintenance is supervised and conducted.

3.3 Debriefing is conducted as appropriate.