Develop and implement pool water maintenance procedures

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 SISCAQU004, 'Develop and implement pool water maintenance procedures'.
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. Develop pool water maintenance procedures.

1.1 Evaluate pool water quality maintenance and treatment needs according to regulatory framework.

1.2 Develop and document systems for pool water maintenance in consultation with appropriate personnel.

2. Implement pool water maintenance procedures.

2.1 Provide accurate and current information and instruction to staff about legislative and technical requirements.

2.2 Delegate testing and treatment tasks according to staff skills.

2.3 Test pool water quality following established procedures.

2.4 Interpret results of tests made by self and others and identify where correction is needed.

2.5 Calculate the amount of chemicals required to correct chemical imbalances in pool water.

2.6 Select and use chemical dosing equipment for treatment of pool water according to manufacturer specifications.

2.7 Monitor pool water quality on ongoing basis, identify issues of concern and respond according to agreed procedures.

2.8 Identify and respond to emergency situations according to agreed procedures.

2.9 Complete accurate documentation

3. Evaluate pool water maintenance procedures.

3.1 Assess effectiveness of pool water maintenance procedures against testing and treatment records.

3.2 Identify and document potential improvements to maintenance procedures.

3.3 Communicate improvements and changes to relevant staff and stakeholders.