Arrange intrastate and interstate repatriations

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 SIFFNL005A, 'Arrange intrastate and interstate repatriations'.
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




Arrange preparation of the deceased person.


Identify correct human remains to be transported and ensure corroboration according to workplace policies and procedures and industry guidelines.


Acquire and confirm required documentation of death according to relevant legislation and carrier requirements.


Liaise with family of deceased to explain and confirm transfer procedures and requirements.


Liaise with funeral directing staff at repatriation location to confirm transfer procedures and requirements.


Arrange full or partial embalming of non-cremated remains as required.


Determine and arrange preparation requirements of human remains for transport according to workplace policies and procedures, relevant legislation, and regulations and industry guidelines.


Make transport arrangements.


Identify and document transfer location and consignee and transit director details.


Identify and liaise with appropriate transport company to make transfer arrangements according to workplace policies and procedures.


Notify consignee and transit director of transfer arrangements according to workplace policies and procedures, and relevant legislation and regulations.


Organise and complete required documentation according to workplace policies and procedures, and relevant legislation and regulations.


Arrange for required documentation to be forwarded to relevant agencies according to workplace policies and procedures, and relevant legislation and regulations.


Arrange for transfer of shipping container to the transport company at correct time.


Review arrangements and documentation prior to departure.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SIFFNL005A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SIF40108 - Certificate IV in Funeral Services