Patrol forest

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 FPIFGM3210B, 'Patrol forest'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Patrol forest' 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



1. Prepare for patrol

1.1. Applicable occupational health and safety (OHS), environmental, legislative and organisational requirements relevant to patrolling a forest are identified and followed

1.2. Patrol requirements are identified in line with work instructions

1.3. Necessary equipment is accessed, prepared and stored in patrol vehicle in line with work instructions and organisational requirements

1.4. Communication links are established and appropriate personnel notified of intended activities

1.5. Contingency plans are made and communicated to appropriate personnel in line with organisational environmental requirements

2. Carry out patrol

2.1. Patrol is conducted in line with work instructions, and environmental, heritage and OHS requirements

2.2. Risks and potential consequences to staff, the public and forest estate are identified and assessed

2.3. Control measures are promptly implemented in line with OHS requirements and organisational procedures

2.4. Appropriate follow-up action is implemented and documented in line with organisational procedures

3. Respond to complaints or breaches

3.1. Complaints or breachesof legislation are assessed for further action in line with OHS, environmental, heritage and organisational requirements

3.2. Evidence is collected and documented in line with organisational and legislative requirements and formats

3.3. Appropriate follow-up action is taken in line with organisational requirements

3.4. Forest patrol outcomes are recorded and reported to the appropriate personnel

Qualifications and Skillsets

FPIFGM3210B appears in the following qualifications:

  • FPI30105 - Certificate III in Forest Growing and Management