Develop regulated sustainability reports

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 MSS015017A, 'Develop regulated sustainability reports'.
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


Determine data requirements


Identify current thresholds required for reporting in each category


Locate sources of required data


Identify measurement and calculation techniques required to meet reporting obligations


Establish systems to collect and process required data and information


Monitor data collection and processing


Develop procedures and templates for data collection and processing


Identify key indicators of data collection and processing proceeding according to plan


Identify data collection/processing which is not to requirements


Take appropriate action to bring data collection/processing back to requirements


Draft report


Determine regulatory report requirements


Negotiate other organisation requirements for report


Develop a report format which complies with requirements


Determine required information from available data


Collate all required data and information


Prepare any required charts, tables and other graphics


Draft report to meet agreed needs and standards


Discuss draft report with key stakeholders


Identify key action items arising from report


Complete regulatory report


Complete the regulatory report


Obtain required authorisations and submit report according to procedures


Prepare recommendations for improvements to regulatory reporting process


Prepare improvement recommendations for identified action items


Submit recommendations for implementation in accordance with organisation’s procedures

Qualifications and Skillsets

MSS015017A appears in the following qualifications:

  • MSS50111 - Diploma of Sustainable Operations