Conduct advanced border clearance functions

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 TLIX0003, 'Conduct advanced border clearance functions'.
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.


Outline the structure and effect of Australian legislation in relation to importing and exporting cargo


Role of Acts and regulations within the national context is explained


Relevant legislation about the control of cargo crossing the Australian border is explained


Authority and function of the Australian Government and its officers under border control legislation is explained


Responsibilities and obligations of a licensed customs broker under border control legislation are explained


Powers of the regulatory authority and their officers are explained


Provisions and reasons for issuing of infringements subject to penalty provisions and the responsibilities of brokers and clients are explained


Report the movement of cargo to authorities


Reporting functions and information required for cargo imports and exports are identified


Processes required to complete and lodge import and export declarations are followed


Timeline for submission of cargo reports is used to plan and prioritise work


Appropriate action is taken to ensure information supplied is compliant with regulatory requirements


Permits and other related documentation for reporting cargo border clearance are applied


Post-entry amendments are made as required


Resolve problems arising from lodging import/export declarations


Actions and infringements subject to penalty provisions are verified


Elements of an offence are outlined to customer


Consequences of a strict liability offence are explained to customer


Differentiation is made between a strict liability offence and a prosecution


Options available when a penalty notice is threatened and/or received are outlined and implemented as required