Maintain poles and associated hardware

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 TLIB2034, 'Maintain poles and associated hardware'.
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.


Plan for maintenance of poles and associated hardware


Works order is received/accessed, analysed and confirmed, as required by site inspection


Resources required for the job are identified and scheduled


Hazards are identified, risks are assessed and control measures are implemented


Replacement or additional poles, associated hardware and plant/equipment are transported to the worksite


Liaison and communication issues are acknowledged and resolved


Prepare the worksite


Personnel participating in task, including plant operators and contractors, are fully briefed


Road signs, barriers and warning devices are positioned, and worksite protection is provided


Safeworking rules are observed within the rail corridor


Replacement or additional poles and associated hardware are placed in planned assembly and/or pre-lift location


Excavation/foundation is inspected and confirmed as being in accordance with the works order or specification


Conduct maintenance of poles and associated hardware


Actual maintenance requirement is confirmed by site inspection


Pole and associated hardware to be maintained is stabilised as required


Maintenance of pole and associated hardware is carried out in accordance with the work order and workplace requirements


Complete work


Worksite is rehabilitated, and work is completed in an agreed time and with minimum waste


System data and pole records are updated in accordance with workplace procedures