Assist in implementing a proactive maintenance strategy

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 MSS404082A, 'Assist in implementing a proactive maintenance strategy'.
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


Develop components of reliability strategy for a work/plant area


Determine manufacturer's recommended inspection, servicing and related schedules for relevant plant


Consult with relevant people with regard to appropriate inspections, services and schedules


Discuss any conflicts with relevant people and seek resolution of conflicts


Develop schedules in liaison with relevant people


Identify inspections and servicing which may be done by operations personnel in liaison with relevant stakeholders


Assess current practice for maintenance implications


Identify the overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) or other organisation targets for equipment/plant


Evaluate procedures for plant/equipment reliability implications


Discuss current practices with relevant people to determine any plant/equipment reliability implications


Recommend changes to improve plant/equipment reliability in accordance with procedures


Assist in implementing the reliability strategy


Arrange for schedules to be incorporated in relevant work plans


Identify training needs in discussion with relevant personnel


Assist personnel to develop required skills for inspections/servicing within scope of authority


Collect data/information as required by own work plan


Compare data/information with performance indicators


Recommend improvements to reliability strategy in accordance with procedures