Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure

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 TLIU2008, 'Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1

Minimise the effects of pollution during work

1.1

Precautions are taken to ensure spilt fuel, lubricants, chemicals and noxious plants do not pollute the environment

1.2

Equipment and vehicles are operated efficiently to minimise air pollution through excessive exhaust emissions

1.3

Unnecessary running of engines/equipment is avoided to minimise air pollution

1.4

Worksites are kept clean and tidy during work operations and waste is disposed of in accordance with environmental regulations and workplace procedures

1.5

Contaminants from worksites are contained by use of appropriate traps and barriers

1.6

Noise pollution from work is minimised

2

Minimise the effects of pollution during maintenance

2.1

Housekeeping and environmental protection precautions and procedures are implemented during maintenance and construction activities

2.2

Rubbish is deposited in designated rubbish disposal bins

3

Avoid environmental damage

3.1

Sensitive sites in the work vicinity are identified

3.2

Suitable precautions are taken to avoid damage to identified sensitive sites

4

Transport/handle environmentally hazardous materials safely

4.1

Instructions contained in safety data sheets (SDSs)/material safety data sheets (MSDSs) for safe transportation requirements are followed in accordance with Australian Dangerous Goods Code and workplace requirements

4.2

Contaminants are disposed of in accordance with relevant regulations, workplace procedures and guidelines

4.3

Environmentally hazardous materials are handled and moved in accordance with relevant regulations, and workplace procedures and guidelines aimed at minimising the risk of environmental pollution

5

Report environmental breaches

5.1

Environmental breaches are identified

5.2

Workplace procedures for reporting environmental breaches are implemented

5.3

Required documentation is completed and processed in accordance with relevant regulations and workplace procedures