Produce visual merchandise displays

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 SIRRMER001, 'Produce visual merchandise displays'.
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



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Prepare to produce visual merchandise display.

1.1.Review visual merchandising display guidelines, and seek clarification as required.

1.2.Obtain merchandise, materials and equipment required for the display.

1.3.Prepare product labels and price tickets from in-house documents and according to organisational requirements.

1.4.Unpack merchandise according to manufacturer instructions.

2. Display merchandise.

2.1.Produce display following visual merchandising display guidelines.

2.2.Ensure merchandise is displayed according to manufacturer instructors where specific requirements for display and storage exist.

2.3.Display merchandise labels and price tickets according to organisational requirements.

2.4.Handle and move stock and equipment according to safe manual handling guidelines to prevent injury to self.

2.5.Promptly return excess stock to storage area, and store according to organisational requirements.

2.6.Check and ensure area around the display remains clear of debris.

3. Maintain display.

3.1.Review displays against visual merchandising display guidelines, and refine as required.

3.2.Maintain clear and correct product and pricing information for merchandise.

3.3.Identify damaged or out of date stock, and remove from display as required.

3.4.Rotate and replenish merchandise to maintain optimum stock levels.

3.5.Monitor the display regularly to maintain appearance and cleanliness of display and display area.