Assess product in chillers

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 MTMPS300A, 'Assess product in chillers'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Assess product in chillers' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Assess meat colour, fat colour and marbling

1.1. Product sample is assessed to achieve meat and fat colour scores and marbling scores within the workplace-specified range.

2. Ensure cleaning program is followed

2.1. Cleaning program is established and maintained to ensure product safety, and health and hygiene requirements are met.

2.2. Cleaning schedule is set up and followed for daily, weekly or regular fumigation.

3. Monitor chiller temperature

3.1. Temperature of product is monitored daily to meet product specifications, workplace procedures and regulatory requirements.

3.2. Temperature of chiller is maintained to ensure product safety and to meet product specifications.

3.3. Changes to temperature are corrected to maintain product specifications.

4. Monitor product handling and identification

4.1. Products are identified and labelled in accordance with product specification, customer and workplace requirements.

4.2. Customer requirements are confirmed to determine product order delivery arrangements.

4.3. Temperature and storage requirements for product order are confirmed and arranged in accordance with workplace requirements.

4.4. Documentation for orders is correctly completed.

Qualifications and Skillsets

MTMPS300A appears in the following qualifications:

  • MTM31011 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (Smallgoods - Manufacture)
  • MTM30911 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (Smallgoods - General)
  • MTM30611 - Certificate III in Meat Processing (General)
  • MTM20211 - Certificate II in Meat Processing (Smallgoods)