Plan distribution operations on deployment

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 TLIX6050, 'Plan distribution operations on deployment'.
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.


Analyse operational requirement


Operational task is received and analysed for distribution requirements


Information is sourced and analysed to identify operational and technical factors to be considered in supporting distribution operations


Logistics information management systems are utilised to compile and analyse distribution planning data and information


Usage rates of different supply classes are calculated based on historical data and consideration of operational and technical supply factors


Provisioning calculations are undertaken to develop stockholding plans and to identify replenishment arrangements, including reorder points and reorder quantities


Distribution estimates are produced


Develop distribution plan


Distribution capabilities are identified based on stock distribution requirement, and operational and technical support requirements


Organisational structure is developed to meet distribution requirements in accordance with organisational resource constraints


Integration of contracted support is considered for inclusion in plan


Technical control arrangements are established within operational command and management framework


Distribution plan is created and approved in accordance with organisational policy and procedures


Risk analysis is conducted against distribution plan to identify and mitigate against unacceptable risks


Recommendations are provided to management regarding distribution operations and employment of distribution capabilities


Distribution plan is communicated to stakeholders


Integrate maintenance plan with logistics support plan


Liaison with other logistics stakeholders is undertaken to ensure distribution plan is integrated into larger logistics or operational plan/s


Distribution plan is adjusted in accordance with changing operational need or need to synchronise with other logistics functions