Meet work health and safety requirements

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 MARF004, 'Meet work health and safety requirements'.
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.


Recognise safety management system requirements


WHS/OHS responsibilities and duties are identified and accountability processes are outlined


WHS/OHS policies and procedures are accessed and reviewed, and clarification is sought where necessary


Implications of changes to the safety management system (SMS) are identified and addressed


Records are accurately completed


Work safely


Established safety procedures are followed when conducting work


Work for which personal protective clothing and/or equipment is required is identified


Personal protective clothing and/or equipment is used, maintained and stored according to workplace procedures


Safety checks on all equipment and machinery are undertaken before operation according to workplace procedures


Hazardous chemicals are identified and handled according to workplace procedures


Safe manual handling techniques are used when conducting work


Worker/employee responsibilities prescribed in WHS/OHS legislation are recognised and carried out


Follow workplace procedures for hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control


Hazards in the workplace are recognised and reported to designated personnel according to workplace procedures


Assessment of risks associated with identified hazards is made according to workplace procedures


Workplace procedures and work instructions for controlling risks are followed


Risks to fellow workers and other people are recognised and action is taken to eliminate or reduce them


Participate effectively in WHS/OHS consultation processes


WHS/OHS issues are raised with designated personnel according to workplace procedures


Contributions are made to workplace meetings, inspections and other WHS/OHS activities


Ideas are provided to control the level of risk associated with work tasks


Follow emergency procedures


Emergency incidents are identified and reported


Emergency procedures are followed in responding to emergency incidents


Emergency equipment is used in responding to emergency incidents


Appropriate personnel are notified according to workplace procedures