Handle and transport samples or equipment

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 MSL952002A, 'Handle and transport samples or equipment'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Handle and transport samples or equipment' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Prepare for pickup

1.1. Confirm pickup sequence and any licence/permit requirements with supervisor

1.2. Check that vehicle and communication devices are in working order

1.3. Check that required transport containers and materials are in the vehicle

2. Pick up and transport items

2.1. Confirm the number and nature of items to be picked up on arrival

2.2. Ensure items match paperwork

2.3. Apply enterprise requirements to the transport of samples and/or equipment

2.4. Alert laboratory personnel to any special needs that are identified on documents accompanying the items

2.5. Complete required documentation at pickup point

2.6. Stow items in the specified transport containers and under the required conditions

2.7. Maintain sample integrity at all times

2.8. Deliver items to reception point in accordance with enterprise procedures

2.9. Maintain confidentiality of information

3. Maintain transport equipment

3.1. Maintain vehicle according to enterprise requirements

3.2. Maintain state of transport containers to ensure they are fit for purpose

3.3. Requisition stocks of consumable materials as required

3.4. Replenish stocks of collecting equipment at collection centres as required

4. Maintain a safe work environment

4.1. Use established work practices and personal protective equipment to ensure personal safety and that of others

4.2. Clean up spills, if they occur, using enterprise procedures

4.3. Minimise the generation of waste

4.4. Dispose of all waste in accordance with enterprise procedures

Qualifications and Skillsets

MSL952002A appears in the following qualifications:

  • MSA40108 - Certificate IV in Manufacturing Technology
  • MSA30208 - Certificate III in Manufacturing Technology
  • PSP30604 - Certificate III in Government (School Support Services)
  • PSP30704 - Certificate III in School Support Services
  • MTM31011 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (Smallgoods - Manufacture)
  • MTM30911 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (Smallgoods - General)
  • MTM30611 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (General)
  • MSL20109 - Certificate II in Sampling and Measurement
  • MSL30109 - Certificate III in Laboratory Skills