Plan and supervise roadworks

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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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 LGAWORK405A, 'Plan and supervise roadworks'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Plan and prepare for roadworks and maintenance

1.1. Requests for roadworks are received and prioritised.

1.2. Site of roadworks and cause of defect are assessed to determine required materials, resources and safety precautions.

1.3. Quality assurance requirements are identified and incorporated into preparation for roadworks.

1.4. Traffic management requirements are assessed and adequate notification to the public of future roadworks and expected delays is arranged.

1.5. Work schedules are established outlining required equipment, resources, materials and optimum timing to complete works.

1.6. Appropriate plans, specifications or drawings are referred to, to ensure quality assurance is adhered to and maintained.

2. Evaluate road construction materials

2.1. Type and quantity of construction or repair materials are determined and delivery to site is arranged in accordance with established work schedule.

2.2. Required pre-mix and hot-mix materials are identified to suit job requirements.

2.3. Impurities in raw and processed materials are identified and recorded in accordance with council and quality assurance requirements.

2.4. Appropriate type of repair and repair material is recommended for defective road surfaces .

2.5. Manufacture and testing of all materials are conducted and recorded in accordance with appropriate Australian standards.

3. Supervise road construction and repair work

3.1. Appropriately skilled workforce is selected and scheduled to conduct roadwork.

3.2. Job specifications and required tasks are communicated effectively to scheduled workforce.

3.3. Road construction or repair work is monitored to ensure it satisfies quality assurance requirements and relevant legislation.

3.4. On-site occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements are monitored and observed at all times.

3.5. Emergency equipment is in working order and available at the work site.

3.6. Contingencies are managed to ensure quality of roadworks is maintained and work is completed within agreed time frames.

4. Monitor environmental impact of roadworks

4.1. Site drainage requirements are assessed in accordance with legislative requirements.

4.2. Quality of drainage water and run-off from the site is monitored to ensure compliance with legislation.

4.3. Issues relating to damage from environmental impact are identified and processes are implemented to prevent or minimise impact.

4.4. Reinstatement of the surrounding environment is planned and carried out in accordance with relevant legislation.

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Qualifications and Skillsets

LGAWORK405A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LGA40404 - Certificate IV in Local Government (Operational Works)
  • NWP30107 - Certificate III in Water Operations