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 DEFCA407B, 'Operate a sustained fire machine gun'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Operate a sustained fire machine gun' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)
Elements and Performance Criteria
1. Safely handle a sustained fire machine gun
1.1 Work health and safety (WHS) requirements and recognised safety precautions are applied throughout the operation.
1.2 Sustained fire machine gun is handled and carried safely in accordance with standard procedures.
1.3 Ammunition is identified and selected, and safely handled in accordance with standard procedures.
1.4 Sustained fire machine gun is secured in accordance with standard procedures.
2. Safely maintain a sustained fire machine gun
2.1 Sustained fire machine gun is stripped and assembled in accordance with standard procedures.
2.2 Sustained fire machine gun and associated equipment are cleaned and serviced as required and in accordance with standard procedures.
2.3 Ammunition is cleaned, inspected, carried and secured in accordance with standard procedures.
2.4 Defects are identified and rectified within limits of authority or reported to supervisor.
2.5 Documentation is completed in accordance with standard procedures.
3. Safely operate a sustained fire machine gun
3.1 Weapon drills are conducted in accordance with standard procedures.
3.2 Marksmanship principles are applied in accordance with standard procedures.
3.3 Fire positions are adopted as required by environment and threat.
3.4 Weapon equipment is employed as required in accordance with standard procedures.
4. Safely fire a sustained fire machine gun
4.1 Sustained fire machine gun is safely fired in accordance with standard procedures.
4.2 Range Safety Brief and Practice Brief are complied with when firing a sustained fire machine gun on a range, in accordance with standard procedures.
4.3 Targets are identified and engaged in accordance with standard procedures.