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 DEFEO601D, 'Assess explosive ordnance firings'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Assess explosive ordnance firings' 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. Prepare for firing
1.1 Requirements for firing of explosive ordnance are identified and clarified
1.2 Work health and safety (WHS) requirements including those specific to the nature of the ordnance are identified and applied throughout the operation
1.3 Firing methods are confirmed in accordance with policy and procedures
1.4 Liaison with and notification of parties affected by the firing is undertaken in accordance with Range Standing Orders and local requirements
1.5 Site/equipment preparation is completed in accordance with organisation policy and procedures, and Range Standing Orders
1.6 Net explosive quantities are identified, calculated and monitored throughout the operation
1.7 Compatibility is identified, analysed and applied throughout the operation
1.8 Test equipment is set up in accordance with instructions
2. Fire explosive ordnance
2.1 Explosive ordnance and firing mechanisms are prepared and tested in accordance with Range Standing Orders and organisation policy
2.2 Explosive ordnance is fired in accordance with Range Standing Orders and organisation policy
2.3 Residue is inspected to ensure all explosives have been fired in accordance with Range Standing Orders
2.4 Measurements are taken and recorded in accordance with instructions
3. Finalise the firing process
3.1 Recorded measurements are assessed against standards and results are documented in accordance with organisation policy and procedures
3.2 Site/equipment is maintained and/or refurbished in accordance with policy and procedures, and Range Standing Orders
3.3 Documentation and records are maintained in accordance with policy and Range Standing Orders