Propel and operate light on-track equipment

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 TLIC2059, 'Propel and operate light on-track equipment'.
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.


Perform pre-operational equipment checks


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


Detailed pre-operational equipment checks are conducted in accordance with manufacturer specifications and organisational procedures


Logbooks are checked and accurately completed as required, in accordance with organisational requirements and manufacturer specification


Problems with equipment are identified and rectified in accordance with workplace procedures


Identified problems are reported and documented in accordance with organisational procedures


Obtain approval to place equipment on track


Protection officer or person in charge of work (PICOW) is contacted to obtain approval to place light on-track equipment on track and to move it to designated location in accordance with network owner’s procedures


Communications with Network Control Officer is maintained using appropriate communications systems, in accordance with network owner procedures


Approval is recorded in accordance with organisational procedures


Operate light equipment on track


Equipment is travelled to designated location in accordance with network owner’s procedures


Equipment is prepared for work


Equipment is operated in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with relevant codes of practice, safeworking systems, manufacturer and organisational procedures


Equipment is operated to meet organisational standards and specifications


Warning systems are monitored and appropriately responded to as required during operation


Stable or off track equipment


Protection officer or PICOW is contacted to direct where and when to stable or off track equipment


Equipment is propelled to nominated stabling or off-track location


Equipment is stabled or off tracked as directed


Protection officer or PICOW is contacted and informed when light on-track equipment is stabled or off tracked


Equipment is left stored in appropriate manner and location to ensure security and protection of equipment


Perform post-operational equipment procedures


Post-operational equipment checks are conducted in accordance with manufacturer specifications and organisational procedures to identify defects and maintenance requirements


Identified problems are reported in accordance with organisational procedures


Post-operating service schedules are conducted in accordance with organisational procedures


Complete documentation


Logbooks are checked and completed as required


Documentation is completed and processed in accordance with organisational procedures