Perform rigging on board a vessel

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 MARC029, 'Perform rigging on board a vessel'.
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.


Rig and maintain personnel and pilot access ways


Personnel access equipment is correctly rigged according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Requirements and recommendations for safe access by alternative means are identified and organised, according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Perform tasks aloft and over vessel’s side


Site and equipment for working aloft and over the side are prepared according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Required precautions are taken when working aloft or over the side


Chairs, stages, safety harnesses and appropriate safety equipment are used, according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Portable ladders are correctly used and maintained


Equipment used when working aloft and over the side is correctly maintained and stored


Lash and secure cargo


Lashing equipment is inspected and maintained according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Faulty lashing equipment is identified and isolated, reported and maintained according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Cargo is lashed and secured according to shipboard practices and recognised standards


Appropriate consideration is given to effects of vessel’s motion on stowed cargo when lashing cargo


Lashing equipment is correctly stored after use


Loads are correctly rigged using appropriate ropes and rigging gear, according to procedures and safety requirements