Pack products

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 FWPCOT2231, 'Pack products'.
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



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions.

1. Prepare to pack orders.

1.1 Review work order in line with site procedures.

1.2 Prepare to work safely according to workplace requirements.

1.3 Assess strength, flexibility and liability to damage of material to be packed.

1.4 Ensure sizes and weights of planned pack are consistent with handling systems at despatch and delivery site.

1.5 Communicate information with relevant personnel as required, in line with workplace requirements.

2. Pack orders.

2.1 Select packing material to suit the specific order requirements.

2.2 Apply standard site packing methods according to relevant regulations, and site requirements and procedures.

2.3 Use stacking, bracing and strapping methods to provide strength and minimise damage during transport.

2.4 Apply labelling methods in line with site procedures.

2.5 Minimise and deal with bracing and strapping waste material in line with site procedures, manufacturer recommendations and environmental requirements.

3. Modify packing of routine orders.

3.1 Determine changes to type or quantity of material to be packed in line with work order.

3.2 Review or alter transport packing methods.

3.3 Report and rectify pack handling problems or material damage resulting from changes.

3.4 Review changes resulting in potential major problems with the customer.