Troubleshoot and rectify stock preparation systems

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 FPPSPR440A, 'Troubleshoot and rectify stock preparation systems'.
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. Identify and analyse causes of systems and quality faults

1.1. Causes of systems and quality faults are identified and analysed within Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) regulations, environmental and safe working requirements/practices, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), and housekeeping requirements

1.2. Alarm systems and observations are interpreted to determine fault type and location

1.3. Routine inspections of plant and processes are made to identify faults

1.4. Sampling and testing results are interpreted to identify variations from operating parameters

1.5. Cause and source of problem is identified and located

1.6. Relevant sources of information are accessed and interpreted to assist analysis

1.7. Information is communicated to relevant personnel

2. Rectify systems and equipment faults

2.1. Systems and equipment faults are rectified within OHS regulations, environmental and safe working requirements/practices, SOP, and housekeeping requirements

2.2. Equipment is shut down and isolated prior to fault rectification if required

2.3. Faulty equipment is by-passed where the process allows

2.4. Faulty equipment is repaired or replaced as required

2.5. Corrective adjustments are made to equipment

2.6. Operator level maintenance is undertaken as required

2.7. Restoration to normal operation is verified and communicated to relevant personnel

3. Rectify product quality faults

3.1. Product quality faults are rectified within OHS regulations, environmental and safe working requirements/practices, SOP, and housekeeping requirements

3.2. Product quality faults or variations are identified by observation inspection and testing

3.3. Samples for a range of tests are taken

3.4. Test results are interpreted and processes are adjusted to correct variations from specification

4. Record and report process performance and product quality data

4.1. Process performance and product quality data is recorded and reported within OHS regulations, environmental and safe working requirements/practices, SOP, and housekeeping requirements

4.2. Variations from specifications are documented

4.3. Performance variations are documented

4.4. Corrective actions are recorded

4.5. Out-of-specification product is dealt with

4.6. Information is communicated to appropriate personnel

Qualifications and Skillsets

FPPSPR440A appears in the following qualifications:

  • FPP40110 - Certificate IV in Pulping Operations