Conduct ceremonial drill activities

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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
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Assessment Matrix
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
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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 DEFCM121C, 'Conduct ceremonial drill activities'.
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Plan and coordinate a ceremonial activity

1.1 Verbal or written brief or other instructions describing the ceremonial activity are received and implemented.

1.2 Verbal and written instructions/briefs are prepared and issued to participants and other relevant parties.

1.3 Stores, equipment, personnel and other support required for the ceremonial activity are requested.

1.4 Area to be used for the ceremonial activity is established and marked in accordance with instructions and standard procedures.

1.5 Participation by support personnel is arranged.

1.6 Relevant rehearsals and other preparation is conducted.

2. Conduct a ceremonial activity

2.1 Dress and equipment of participants is inspected and faults are corrected prior to the activity.

2.2 Drill movements and words of command are issued to conduct the ceremonial activity.

2.3 Ceremonial activity is organised and directed.

3. Finalise a ceremonial activity

3.1 Feedback on performance is provided to participants .

3.2 Equipment is reconditioned and stowed, and location is refurbished.

3.3 Post activity reports and documentation are completed as required.