Conduct specialised forklift operations

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 TLID3011, 'Conduct specialised forklift 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.


Check attachments and worksite for suitability


Suitable work area is selected for operations


Job hazards are identified and required action is taken to minimise, control or eliminate identified hazards


Work area is checked for overhead obstructions and proximity to service delivery lines


Barriers or warning signs are erected in areas subject to passing traffic


Attachments and platforms are securely fixed to carriage or tines


Personnel support platforms are inspected to ensure accordance with relevant Australian Standard/s


Select type of forklift and accessories for required workplace task


Special equipment, accessories or attachments are identified to match load characteristics and work requirements


Appropriate specialised equipment is selected


Existing attachments are removed and stored in accordance with workplace procedures


Specialised equipment is fitted in accordance with manufacturer instructions and workplace procedures


Designated staff are notified about specialist operations


Shift load and complete work


Equipment is operated within safe working limits and to maximise efficiency of operations


Load is lifted, carried and set down in accordance with workplace and manufacturer procedures, and regulatory requirements


Documentation is completed damage or faults to goods or equipment are reported to appropriate personnel


Specialist equipment and forklift are returned to appropriate storage/parking area