Prepare for train departure

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 TLIL2048, 'Prepare for train departure'.
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 rolling stock and train equipment


Rolling stock is checked to ensure it is fit for operation in accordance with regulatory requirements and workplace procedures


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


Train equipment is checked for effective operation in accordance with regulatory requirements and workplace procedures


Rolling stock or equipment faults, defects or problem areas are identified and remedial action is organised in accordance with regulatory requirements and workplace procedures


Check for planned variations from normal routines


Documentation related to operational variations and special instructions are identified and accessed


Planned variations and special instructions for train are noted and actioned in accordance with workplace procedures


Check passenger facilities


Passenger facilities are checked to ensure they are clean and operating as required


Passenger convenience items are checked as required to ensure they meet the recommended levels


Variations from established standards are reported or rectified, in accordance with workplace procedures and manufacturer specifications


Major faults are reported to appropriate person in accordance with workplace procedures


Check stock levels


Stock levels are checked to ensure required amounts are present


Adjustments to stock levels are made as required, in accordance with workplace procedures


Complete documentation


Documentation is completed as required after rolling stock and train equipment are checked, in accordance with workplace procedures


Documentation related to checking passenger facilities and stock levels is completed as required, in accordance with workplace procedures