Operate batch cooker

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 MTMP3081C, 'Operate batch cooker'.
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



1. Load batch cooker

1.1. Batch cooker is loaded to correct quantity in accordance with workplace requirements.

1.2. Implications for product quality and productivity if cooker is incorrectly loaded are explained.

1.3. Effect on outcome of different types of raw materials is identified.

2. Cook raw materials

2.1. Flow into cooker is monitored.

2.2. Temperature is monitored and adjusted in accordance with workplace and Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) requirements.

2.3. Outflow is monitored for workplace requirements.

3. Sterilise product

3.1. Pressure is applied (if appropriate) in accordance with workplace and regulatory requirements.

4. Unload batch cooker

4.1. Product is tested to ensure batch is cooked to workplace requirements.

4.2. Effects of overcooking are identified.

4.3. Cooker is emptied in accordance with workplace requirements.

4.4. OH&S requirements for the operation and unloading of a batch cooker are identified and complied with.

5. Monitor environmental controls

5.1. Vapours are monitored to ensure they are condensed in accordance with regulatory requirements.

5.2. Non-condensed emissions to scrubber, bio-filter and/or after burner are monitored in accordance with regulatory requirements.

Qualifications and Skillsets

MTMP3081C appears in the following qualifications:

  • MTM30611 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (General)
  • MTM30411 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (Rendering)