Process thick glass

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 LMFGG3004C, 'Process thick glass '.
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


Identify work requirements


Work requirements for processing thick glass, including materials, types of cuts, shapes and edges, processes and quantities required, are identified from work instructions or job order in accordance with workplace procedures


Occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements, including personal protective equipment, are observed throughout the work


Tools, equipment and materials are selected and checked prior to use to ensure they are appropriate for the work, serviceable and in a safe condition


Cutting list and quality standards are determined and procedures identified in accordance with workplace requirements and industry standards


Glass to be cut, shaped, drilled or edged is selected using information from the work order, including type of glass, thickness, colour and dimensions


Machines, equipment and settings required to perform the work are identified


Prepare for work


Sequence of work is planned to ensure processing is conducted in a logical order


Suitable cutting, shaping, drilling, edging and lubrication methods are selected


Glass processing table is selected and work surface is cleared of debris and dust


Work area is cleared of obstructions and potential hazards with cullet bins located close to work area


Glass is checked for imperfections and damage prior to handling


Glass to be processed is located in the work area using correct manual handling procedures


Glass is measured accurately to minimise waste and within specified tolerances according to enterprise standards


Components and controls of machines, including emergency stops and guards, are identified and tested for working order


Process glass


Tools and equipment are operated and monitored in accordance with manufacturer instructions and workplace procedures to ensure correct product quality and output


Glass is processed to required standard in accordance with job order, work instructions and procedures, including the performance of routine lubrication and adjustments of machines/equipment


Problems occurring during work operations are identified and reported to appropriate persons, and any authorised changes in working procedures followed


Completed product is inspected for quality of work and repaired, reprocessed or discarded in accordance with workplace procedures


Complete work


Processed glass is labelled and stored following workplace procedures ensuring there are no projections


Scraps and off-cuts are removed for disposal or recycling, as required


Work area is cleaned and rubbish disposed of, as appropriate


Tools, equipment and unused materials are removed and stored appropriately


Workplace documentation is completed, as required