Assist in the operation of the towed flexible barge 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 DEFPET007, 'Assist in the operation of the towed flexible barge system'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Assist in the operation of the towed flexible barge system' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.


Prepare for operations


Obtain and confirm task with relevant personnel


Unpack and inspect components for serviceability


Assemble TFB system components in accordance with manufacturer specifications


Obtain and confirm operational, administrative and emergency response orders and procedures


Select and use appropriate personal protective equipment


Apply work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements and safety precautions in accordance with operational procedures and emergency response plan


Identify and apply environmentally sustainable work practices, as required


Complete appropriate documentation or records as required


Receive fuel from ship


Connect TFB to ship’s pipeline in preparation for fuel transfer operations


Conduct pre-operation checks in accordance with task instructions


Test fuel for contamination, record results and quarantine defective product as required


Transfer fuel in accordance with task instructions


Disconnect TFB from refuelling ship in accordance with operational procedures


Issue fuel from TFB system to shore


Connect power pack, hydraulic lines and floating pipeline system to manifold raft


Connect TFB to manifold raft


Conduct pre-operation fuel transfer checks in accordance with manufacturer specifications and operational procedures


Transfer fuel to meet task requirements


Monitor petroleum equipment during transfer and report or rectify faults in accordance with emergency response plan


Monitor fuel transfer gauges


Maintain communication with team members and relevant personnel during fuel transfer operations


Disconnect TFB from manifold raft


Inspect floating pipeline system with a pipeline inspection gauge in accordance with manufacturer specifications


Recover equipment safely


Finalise operations


Clean and restow TFB system equipment


Inspect equipment for damage in accordance with operational procedures


Conduct maintenance and minor repairs, as required, ensuring compliance with environmental procedures