Conduct tram/light rail track cleaning operations

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 TLIC0073, 'Conduct tram/light rail track cleaning operations'.
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.


Prepare for operations


Vehicle logbook is checked in accordance with organisational requirements


Pre-operational vehicle checks are conducted


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


Identified faults or defects are recorded in accordance with organisational requirements


Worn brushes are replaced


Operate cleaning vehicle on track


Vehicle is driven to cleaning location and hazard warning equipment is operated in accordance with organisational policies and procedures


Fleet operations are notified when on site and ready to begin cleaning operations


Vehicle is correctly aligned with track and trolley is lowered in accordance with organisational and/or manufacturer requirements


Brushes are switched on for operation in accordance with organisational requirements


Vehicle is driven along the track and brushes are monitored for effective operation


Operate cleaning vehicle to clean points


Correct alignment of points is verified before starting cleaning operations


At least 25 metres of track prior to automatic points are cleaned in accordance with organisational policies and procedures


Visual contact with assistant is maintained at all times when cleaning points


Cleaning vehicle is driven through points and, when points have been changed, reversed back through the points


Dispose of waste


Collected waste is recycled or disposed of in accordance with organisational policies and procedures


Waste collection container/s and surrounding area of vehicle are cleaned


Complete documentation


Required documentation procedures and processes are confirmed


Documentation is filled in legibly and proofread


Documentation is processed in accordance with organisational requirements