Install and maintain pole mounted switches and transformers

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 TLIB4071, 'Install and maintain pole mounted switches and transformers'.
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 installation and maintenance


Works order is analysed and confirmed as required by site inspection


Resources required for the job are identified and scheduled in accordance with operational procedures


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


Switch equipment and transformer are transported to worksite


Liaison and communication issues are resolved in accordance with organisational negotiation procedures


Prepare the worksite


Work plan and resources required are confirmed/checked at worksite


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


Road signs, barriers and warning devices are positioned to ensure a safe worksite


Safeworking practices are observed on or about the running track/line


Worksite is laid out in accordance with work plan to ensure minimum waste and rework


Systems/circuits are isolated as required, proved safe to work on in accordance with works order, and electrical permits are received/accepted/returned as required


Install switches and transformers


Switch equipment, transformers and earthing systems are installed and connected


Transformer is tested and voltage output is adjusted


Visual inspection is carried out to confirm equipment/apparatus is in a safe condition to test and/or commission


Commission is carried out in accordance with works order/plan


Maintain switches and transformers


Maintenance requirement is confirmed by detailed site diagnosis


Maintenance, including removal, repair, replacement and reinstatement, is carried out in accordance with works order and the condition of equipment


Complete work


Worksite is rehabilitated


Appropriate authority is notified on completion of work


Records and documentation for updating system data are completed and processed