Allocate tour resources

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 SITTTOP001A, 'Allocate tour resources'.
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




Identify resource requirements.


Liaise with appropriate colleagues and other departments to identify tour or activity resource requirements.


Interpret operational documentation and determine resource requirements that specifically meet the product delivery requirements of the tour or activity.


Allocate resources to meet operational needs.


Organise human and physical resources to comply with organisation requirements for long and short-term planning.


Identify risks involved with resources and make resource allocation contingency plans to avoid disruption to tour or activity.


Coordinate resources to meet the needs of the particular tour or activity and specific customer requirements.


Allocate resources according to predetermined tour costings to minimise waste and maximise profitability.


Allocate resources according to maintenance, safety and other statutory requirements.


Provide colleagues and customers with resource information in a timely manner.


Prepare and distribute accurate and sufficiently detailed documentation, minimising use of printed materials and maximising electronic transmission of all documents to reduce negative environmental impacts.


Action any contingency arrangements when required.


Recognise any changes in resource priorities and make necessary adjustments.


Organise any necessary additional or external resources.


Monitor and adjust resource allocation.


Monitor and adjust efficiency and effectiveness of resource allocation.


Provide and seek regular and accurate feedback to and from colleagues to facilitate continuous improvement of the operation.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SITTTOP001A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SIT40207 - Certificate IV in Tourism
  • SIT50409 - Diploma of Holiday Parks and Resorts
  • SIT50107 - Diploma of Tourism
  • SIT40107 - Certificate IV in Tourism (Guiding)