Identify and label explosives/dangerous goods

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 TLID3015, 'Identify and label explosives/dangerous goods'.
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.


Assess explosives/dangerous goods


Load is checked for explosives/dangerous goods in accordance with relevant codes and government regulations


Types of explosives/dangerous goods are identified from labels, current ADG/AE Code declarations and placarding, in accordance with workplace procedures and all required action is taken to ensure compliance with relevant government regulations and current ADG/AE Code, as required


Load hazards are identified from labels and safety data sheets (SDSs)/material safety data sheets (MSDSs) and required action is taken to minimise, control or eliminate identified hazards


Handle explosives/dangerous goods


Identified explosives/dangerous goods are handled and loaded/unloaded in accordance with regulatory requirements, codes, national Load Restraint Guide (LRG) and workplace procedures


Appropriate personal protective equipment is used when handling explosives/dangerous goods in accordance with class, subsidiary risk and SDS/MSDS information


Identified hazards posed by explosives/dangerous goods concerned are taken into account when handling different types of load


When loading/storing explosives/dangerous goods, segregation procedures are followed in accordance with class and subsidiary risk information


Label explosives/dangerous goods


All packages/containers are labelled with class and subsidiary risk information, in accordance with current ADG/AE Code and workplace procedures as required


Dangerous goods declaration is included with manifest and other shipping documents


Vehicles carrying explosives/dangerous goods are placarded in accordance with current ADG/AE Code, as required


Complete documentation


Required transport documents are confirmed


All required transport documents are completed in accordance with current ADG/AE Code and workplace procedures as required