Licence to transport dangerous goods by road

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 TLILIC0001, 'Licence to transport dangerous goods by road'.
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.


Identify individual organisations and systems for the transport of dangerous goods


Responsibilities and duties for the transport of DG are clearly outlined


Systems, organisations, and people who impact on the transport of DG are identified


Identify UN numbers, classes and divisions of dangerous goods including packing groups and categories of dangerous goods


Proper shipping names and other relevant information from the DG Lists are identified


UN class and division labels for DG are determined in accordance with the ADG Code and regulatory requirements


Packing groups and categories for DG are identified and confirmed as required


DG List is used to identify packing instructions and special provisions


Goods that are too dangerous to transport are identified


Hazards of commonly transported DG are identified


Placard loads are determined from ADG Code criteria and regulatory requirements for the transport of placard loads are identified


Maintain dangerous goods documentation


Transport documentation is completed accurately and is amended as required in accordance with the ADG Code, regulatory requirements and enterprise procedures


Requirements for the correct placement of transport documentation in the cabin are explained


Plan and manage safe transport of dangerous goods


Regulatory requirements for carrying passengers while transporting DG are identified


Prohibited practices and the carrying of prohibited objects during transport are identified


Regulatory requirements for planning routes covering driving, parking, loading and unloading, uncoupling and/or securing the vehicle are explained


Transport routes are checked to ensure prohibited areas are avoided and restricted routes are identified


Regulatory requirements for transporting empty or nominally empty DG packaging are identified in accordance with the ADG Code


Regulatory requirements and driver role in vehicle breakdown situations are appropriately identified


Check all safety equipment and its serviceability


Safety equipment, including personal protective equipment (PPE), is determined and selected in accordance with the type of DG being transported, the ADG Code and regulatory requirements


Suitability and serviceability of all safety equipment, including PPE, is identified


Check vehicle and assess suitability of transport mode for intended load


Suitability of the vehicle to carry DG is assessed


Suitability of DG packaging is checked to ensure it is fit for purpose


Ullage in large compartments is assessed for compliance with the ADG Code


Transport documentation is checked to ensure DG markings and vehicle placards are consistent with the load being carried, are legible and are clearly visible, in compliance with the ADG Code


DG loads are checked for compatibility and segregation in accordance with regulatory requirements


Load restraint methods and equipment for transporting DG are identified in accordance with the ADG Code and the National Transport Commission (NTC) Load Restraint Guide


Special transport operations are checked in accordance with the ADG Code


Follow emergency procedures


HAZCHEM codes are explained and assigned for a range of DG loads


Emergency information required for types of DG being transported is appropriately identified and provided to relevant personnel and emergency services as requested


Driver role and obligations in an emergency situation are identified within a Transport Emergency Response Plan (TERP) and any equipment for containment, clean up or recovery is identified within the plan


Plan, control and manage transfer of dangerous goods


Positioning of vehicle for DG bulk transfer is planned in accordance with the ADG Code


Suitable safety measures for the transfer of all classes DG being transferred are identified in accordance with the ADG Code


Appropriate transfer equipment is selected for the task and adequate lighting levels are provided in accordance with the ADG Code


Responsibilities of driver during transfer of DG are identified in accordance with the ADG Code


Emergency procedures, in a spill or leak incident, during transfer, are identified and implemented in accordance with the ADG Code


Hoses used to transfer DG are appropriately identified, tested and used in accordance with the ADG Code