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 RTC1301A, 'Operate basic machinery and equipment'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Operate basic machinery and equipment' 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
Elements and Performance Criteria
Prepare basic machinery and equipment for use
Machinery and equipment are identified and selected in accordance with supervisor's instructions.
Routine pre-operational checks of machinery and equipment are carried out to manufacturers specifications and/or enterprise procedures.
Unsafe or faulty machinery and equipment are identified and segregated for repair or replacement in line with enterprise requirements.
OHS hazards in the workplace are identified and reported to the supervisor.
Operate basic machinery and equipment
Suitable personal protective clothing and equipment is selected, used, maintained and stored in accordance with OHS requirements.
Machinery and equipment are operated to manufacturers specifications and in accordance with supervisor's instructions.
Work is completed to supervisor's satisfaction and in accordance with OHS requirements.
Environmental implications associated with operation and maintenance are identified and reported verbally to the supervisor.
Check, clean and store basic machinery and equipment
Machinery and equipment use is detailed and recorded in accordance with enterprise requirements.
Machinery and equipment are cleaned, secured and stored to manufacturers specifications and supervisors instructions.
Malfunctions, faults, wear or damage to machinery and equipment are identified and reported in line with enterprise requirements.
Workplace areas are cleaned and maintained in line with OHS and enterprise requirements.