Set up a production or packaging line for operation

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 FDFOP3002A, 'Set up a production or packaging line for operation'.
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 for line setup

1.1. Materials are confirmed and available to meet production requirements

1.2. Equipment and related accessories are confirmed, available and fit for use to meet production requirements

1.3. Tools and equipment required for line setup are available, operational and fit for use

1.4. Processing parameters and settings are identified to meet production or packaging requirements

2. Set up the line for operation

2.1. Cleaning and maintenance requirements and status are identified and confirmed

2.2. Equipment is inspected to confirm condition

2.3. Machine settings are selected or adjusted as required to meet safety and production requirements

2.4. Processing or packaging parameters are entered as required to meet production requirements

2.5. Equipment performance is checked and adjusted as required

2.6. Pre-start checks are carried out as required by workplace requirements

2.7. Line setup is completed to match production or packaging schedule and operating requirements

2.8. The line is ready and safe to operate and any maintenance requirements are reported according to workplace reporting requirements

2.9. Work is conducted in accordance with workplace environmental guidelines

2.10. Relevant personnel are notified of setup completion

Qualifications and Skillsets

FDFOP3002A appears in the following qualifications:

  • MTM30911 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (Smallgoods - General)
  • FDF30310 - Certificate III in Plant Baking
  • FDF30810 - Certificate III in Plant Baking
  • FDF30110 - Certificate III in Food Processing
  • FDF30210 - Certificate III in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing