Manage NLIS data from RFIDs on the slaughter floor

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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
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Assessment Matrix
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
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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
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Start up readers and computer terminal

1.1 Follow workplace requirements to start up RFID readers and terminals including procedures for boot-up, ensuring main frame connection and log-in.

1.2 Trouble shoot any problems with start up.

1.3 Obtain kill sheet.

1.4 Ensure consumables are available (e.g. carcase tickets).

2. Manage and monitor RFID reading process

2.1 Ensure RFIDs are being read.

2.2 Check mobs against the kill sheet to ensure stock is in order, the right numbers, and in the right consignment sequence.

2.3 Interpret screens and messages.

2.4 Diarise and resolve any issues rapidly.

2.5 Immediately implement back-up system if main system appears to be failing or has failed.

2.6 Liaise with kill floor supervisor and make corrections for mobs that are out of sequence.

2.7 Maintain communication with on-floor staff.

3. Take corrective actions when NLIS data is not read

3.1 Respond to non-readers by implementing workplace procedures to manually capture NLIS data.

3.2 Implement workplace procedures for missing RFIDs.

3.3 Manage multiple NLIS devices by implementing workplace procedures.

3.4 Deal with rumen boluses that do not read by implementing workplace procedures.

4. Respond to a carcase with an Extended Residue Program (ERP) status

4.1 Follow workplace procedures for dealing with a carcase with an ERP status alert.

4.2 Report the status to slaughter floor supervisor.

4.3 Implement company’s procedures for monitoring and managing stock with a status.

5. Follow break and end of shift procedures

5.1 Follow procedures for break and end of shift shut down.

6. Validate shift slaughter details

6.1 Liaise with the livestock clerk to validate the slaughter floor data.

6.2 Note and explain any differences between the kill sheet and slaughter operations.

6.3 Diarise problems and resolve discrepancies of the shift such as missed bodies and animals out of order.

7. Implement workplace procedures to deal with a software or hardware failure

7.1 Trouble shoot the problem.

7.2 Implement corrective actions e.g. use wand reader if panel reader fails.