Lead rescue team

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 RIIERR403D, 'Lead rescue team'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Lead rescue team' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria

1. Plan and prepare for rescue operation

1.1 Access, interpret and apply leading rescue team 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 Obtain, clarify and confirm information about the rescue operation

1.6 Evaluate personal fitness for leading rescue team

1.7 Obtain mine plan, determine route, and alternate route of travel, and mark on mine plan

1.8 Develop/agree with Incident Control, the strategy search patterns and contingency plans for the rescue operation

1.9 Establish and implement communication system and coordinate activities with others prior to, during and on completion of the work activity

1.10Assess team members’ competence for the rescue situation and task requirements and constitute the team

1.11Allocate team roles to best utilise individual team member competence

1.12Identify, obtain, test and allocate rescue and safety equipment and materials

1.13Determine and ensure availability of any ancillary equipment required with Incident Control and/or mining personnel

2. Brief rescue team members

2.1 Provide, clarify and confirm rescue information to team members on their roles, tasks and responsibilities

2.2 Identify and apply reporting formats and protocols

2.3 Confirm rescue strategies with Incident Control

2.4 Process written records and reports

3. Report to and liaise with Incident Control

3.1 Identify and apply reporting formats and protocols

3.2 Confirm rescue strategies with Incident Control

3.3 Receive and follow operational advice from Incident Control

3.4 Relay information on rescue team operations to Incident Control

3.5 Process written records and reports

4. Lead and monitor rescue team

4.1 Apply recommended systems/procedures for entering hazardous or irrespirable atmospheres and situations

4.2 Continually assess environment, risks and hazards associated with the rescue team, implement changes and ensure all work activity is carried out within the ability of the team

4.3 Continuously assess hazards and implement controls to minimise risk

4.4 Monitor the physical and emotional condition of the rescue team and take appropriate action to address any concerns

4.5 Provide information to team members about changes which can affect the operations or safety

4.6 Ensure team adheres to team rescue procedures and standard rescue guidelines

4.7 Implement coaching processes within the team, identify and provide further assistance

5. Complete team operation

5.1 Provide verbal report to Incident Control, advise of status of operation and significant variations to expected conditions

5.2 Formally de-brief team, obtain and collate written incident and procedural information

5.3 Provide comprehensive oral and written reports on team’s deployment and consequential outcomes to Incident Control

5.4 Report on significant physical or emotional condition of team members

5.5 Offer team members critical incident stress debriefing and counselling in an appropriate environment