Maintain and monitor remote area essential service (RAPS) operations

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 UEENEEK118A, 'Maintain and monitor remote area essential service (RAPS) operations'.
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




Prepare to maintain and power station compound and monitor performance.


OHS procedures for a remote area power station facility is identified, obtained and understood through established routines and procedures


Established OHS risk control measures and procedures in preparation for the work are followed


Safety hazards which have not previously been identified are reported and advice on risk control measures is sought from the work supervisor


The nature and location of remote area power station facility is obtained from documentation or from work supervisor to establish the scope of work to be undertaken


Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with fellow workers and the local community


Sources of materials that may be required for the work are identified and accessed in accordance with established routines and procedures


Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety.


Established procedures are followed to repair or replace defective and unsafe tools and service equipment.


Maintain power station compound and monitor performance


Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed


Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures


Established procedures are followed to clean and tidy power station building, generating equipment and compound to maintain safe and efficient plant area.


Inspection and reporting is conducted on suitability, location and legibility of safety signage.


Inspection and reporting is conducted on location, suitability and condition of fighting equipment


Performance, status and fuel and oil use of generation equipment is monitored and logged from information displayed instruments, meters and measuring devices.


Procedures are followed for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions


Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions


Develop basic maintenance schedule and complete work report


OHS work completion risk control measures and procedures are followed.


Maintenance schedule is developed from logged information on power station performance, status and condition of compound.


Procedures are followed for referring maintenance issues beyond the scope of prescribed work to persons of higher authority.


Work carried out is reported to the work supervisor through the established maintenance reporting procedures.