Organise waste recovery

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 PRMWM06B, 'Organise waste recovery'.
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 Organise for waste recovery

1.1 Identify waste recovery requirements in accordance with waste type, company requirements and relevant legislation

1.2 Identify and handle potentialrisks and hazards according to job requirements, in accordance with company requirements, OHS and other relevant legislation

1.3 Report identified hazards and risks to appropriate person

1.4 House and contain waste effectively and appropriately for efficient and safe waste recovery

1.5 Schedule and confirm waste recovery with waste contractor to ensure maximisation of recovery process

1.6 Identify and organise appropriate equipment and labour required for waste recovery in accordance with waste recovery requirements, company requirements and relevant legislation

1.7 Pre-check personal protective equipment for damage

1.8 Select and fit emergency and personal protective equipment in accordance with job requirements, manufacturers' specifications, company requirements and relevant legislation

2 Coordinate recovery of waste

2.1 Organise recovery site to ensure safe and efficient waste recovery

2.2 Inform transporter on waste to be recovered and specific recovery requirements

2.3 Provide clear instructions to recovery site

2.4 Provide signalling and instructions to waste contractor, to ensure safe and efficient recovery

2.5 Monitor recovery site to ensure compliance with recovery instructions, containment of waste within designated recovery area and adequate access and availability of space for recovery

3 Clean up area

3.1 Clean area and equipment to ensure safe and effective future operation in accordance with company requirements

3.2 Clean personal protective equipment and post-check for damage prior to storage in accordance with manufacturers' specifications

4 Document waste recovery

4.1 Document all details of waste recovery accurately and promptly in accordance with company requirements and relevant legislation

Qualifications and Skillsets

PRMWM06B appears in the following qualifications:

  • PRM20504 - Certificate II in Asset Maintenance (Waste Management)
  • PRM20509 - Certificate II in Asset Maintenance (Waste Management)