Commission_recommission plant

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 PMASUP440B, 'Commission_recommission plant'.
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. Contribute to/review the design of plant/ equipment.

1.1. Apply process understanding to the design process

1.2. Identify the role and purpose of the plant and equipment

1.3. Ensure design meets the identified need

1.4. Identify process conditions and apply to hazard and operability studies

1.5. Undertake investigations following hazard studies

1.6. Record and report findings.

2. Take part in commissioning planning.

2.1. Ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others involved on the work site

2.2. Obtain materials necessary to complete the work and check against job requirements

2.3. Obtain tools and equipment necessary to carry out the work and check for correct operation and safety

2.4. Prepare plans to ensure that procedures are performed in the correct sequence

2.5. Obtain approvals where necessary from appropriate authorities.

3. Participate in acceptance of plant/ equipment.

3.1. Undertake pre-commissioning activities

3.2. Complete safety acceptance documentation

3.3. Identify, record and report problems or non-conformance

3.4. Conduct trials/test runs

3.5. Record and report performance data.

4. Commission system.

4.1. Bring the plant/plant systems/pipeline on line

4.2. Make and report adjustments

4.3. Prepare reports in accordance with legislative and company requirements to maintain the historical record.

5. Evaluate results and identify modifications.

5.1. Identify modifications and improvements required

5.2. Check specifications, procedures and training material match the final system/procedures

5.3. Complete documentation and report to appropriate personnel.

Qualifications and Skillsets

PMASUP440B appears in the following qualifications:

  • PUA41910 - Certificate IV in Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance Manufacture)
  • PMA50108 - Diploma of Process Plant Technology
  • PMA40108 - Certificate IV in Process Plant Technology
  • PMA60108 - Advanced Diploma of Process Plant Technology