Follow port and terminal security procedures

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 MARF026, 'Follow port and terminal security procedures'.
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.


Maintain basic awareness of potential security threats and incidents


Legislative and organisational requirements and procedures about maintaining security are identified and followed


Own role and responsibilities are recognised and duty of care requirements are ascertained and complied with


Need for and methods of maintaining security awareness and vigilance are identified


Role of designated personnel for security response is ascertained


Team members and others are encouraged to contribute to workplace security and safety


Work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements are recognised and complied with


Recognise potential security threats


Potential security threats are promptly identified, assessed and response is prioritised


Emergency and evacuation procedures are accessed and implemented


Factors with increased security risk are identified


Appropriate actions for maintaining security and safety of self, others, port facilities and vessel are identified and followed


Respond to security threat


Relevant personnel are alerted to security threat or situation in an effective and efficient manner


Potential security threat or situation is responded to according to organisational security procedures


Report security threat


Organisational procedures for reporting security threats and incidents are accessed and followed


Reports of security incidents or threats are completed


Communications are maintained with relevant personnel, security operations are reviewed and outcomes are documented