Conduct bitumen tanker operations

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Assessment Tool
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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
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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
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 RIICBS312D, 'Conduct bitumen tanker operations'.
Google Links
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Books
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Elements and Performance Criteria

1. Plan and prepare for bitumen tanker operations

1.1 Access, interpret and apply bitumen tanker operations documentation and ensure the work activity is compliant

1.2 Obtain, read, interpret, clarify and confirm work requirements

1.3 Identify and address potential risks, hazards and environmental issues, and implement control measures

1.4 Select and wear personal protective equipment appropriate for work activities

1.5 Select and check for faults plant, tools and equipment to carry out tasks

1.6 Confirm and apply environmental protection and safety requirements

1.7 Obtain and interpret emergency procedures, and be prepared for fire/accident/emergency

2. Set up tanker for operation

2.1 Carry out pre-operational checks on bitumen tanker

2.2 Fill ancillary tanks and ensure adequate materials are available to perform tanker operations

2.3 Check tanks to prevent contamination

2.4 Obtain load details, including correct amount of any additives

3. Load tanker

3.1 Carry out pre-start and start-up procedures

3.2 Drive and operate tanker

3.3 Check previous load details for compatibility

3.4 Load tank with the prescribed amount of material

3.5 Add and mix additives to specifications

3.6 Check temperature of the material and ensure compliance with manufacturer’s specifications

3.7 Measure, calculate and record material quantities and additives

3.8 Heat materials in accordance with manufacturer’s/suppliers’ instructions

4. Transfer materials

4.1 Set up transfer site

4.2 Confirm transfer procedures with depot supervisor/sprayer driver

4.3 Transfer materials

4.4 Record details of transferred materials

5. Empty tanker

5.1 Empty tank into storage or waste

5.2 Clean tank interior

6. Carry out operator maintenance

6.1 Prepare machine for maintenance

6.2 Conduct inspection and fault finding

6.3 Carry out scheduled maintenance tasks

6.4 Process written maintenance records

7. Clean up

7.1 Clear work area and dispose of or recycle materials

7.2 Clean, check, maintain and store plant, tools and equipment

7.3 Carry out housekeeping requirements