TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE INFORMATION BY MARINE VHF RADIO OR TELEPHONE

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 TDMME1007A, 'TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE INFORMATION BY MARINE VHF RADIO OR TELEPHONE'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'TRANSMIT AND RECEIVE INFORMATION BY MARINE VHF RADIO OR TELEPHONE' 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

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1

Operate VHF radio equipment to transmit and receive messages

a

Types of VHF radio equipment are selected and operated within limits of specifications

b

VHF radio equipment is operated to transmit and receive various types of signal as per manufacturer's instructions, established radio operation procedures and regulatory requirements

c

Regulations and procedures applicable to vessel stations equipped with radiotelephony and digital selective calling (DSC) facilities are applied during radio communication

d

OH&S procedures and hazard control strategies are applied when operating VHF radio equipment as per vessel's ISM Code safety management system

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

2

Maintain and fault-find VHF radio equipment

a

Routine maintenance checks are carried out on radiotelephony equipment as per with manufacturer's instructions and specifications and company procedures

b

Out-of-specification performance and faults in VHF radio equipment are correctly identified and investigated using prescribed fault finding techniques as per established user maintenance procedures and manufacturer's instructions

c

Identified faults and defective VHF radio equipment and component parts are rectified or replaced as per manufacturer's instructions and established maintenance procedures

3

Access search and rescue VHF radio facilities

a

Application is made to the appropriate organisation for the provision of the required search and rescue services

b

Information required by AUSREP (Australian Ship Reporting) system is supplied in the required format

4

Deploy and operate an EPIRB and a SART

a

Routine checks are carried out on emergency position indicating radio beacons (EPIRBs) and search and rescue transmitters (SARTs) to confirm their operational capability in accordance with manufacturer's instructions and specifications

b

Appropriate action is taken to rectify or replace EPIRBs or SARTs that are found to be malfunctioning or are inoperable in accordance with manufacturer's instructions and company procedures

c

Emergency position indicating radio beacons (EPIRBs) and search and rescue transmitters (SARTs) are deployed as required in accordance with manufacturer's instructions and established search and rescue procedures


Qualifications and Skillsets

TDMME1007A appears in the following qualifications:

  • TDM30407 - CERTIFICATE III IN TRANSPORT & DISTRIBUTION (COASTAL MARITIME OPERATIONS - MASTER CLASS 5)