Apply environmental policies and procedures in the utilities industry

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 UEGNSG140A, 'Apply environmental policies and procedures in the utilities industry'.
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 apply environmental policies and procedures


Work instructions and WHS/OHS measures for the workplace are obtained, accessed and understood.


Relevant requirements and established procedures for the work are discussed with relevant persons to establish and confirm the work schedule.


Environmental and WHS/OHS policies, procedures and requirements for the work to be performed are received and confirmed


Environmental and WHS/OHS hazards are identified and reported to relevant persons to assess the risks and implement control measures according to established procedures.


Resources including environmental protection equipment required for the work are obtained, received and checked for correct operation and safety.


Workplace preparation, safety plan and the work schedule are confirmed in accordance with established procedures.


Apply environmental policies and procedures


WHS/OHS risk control measures, schedule of work and standard operating procedures for carrying out the work are followed


Environmental policies and procedures requirements are applied and control measures are included in the work processes



Appropriate materials, tools and equipment are selected and used correctly and safely.

Any environmental incidents, accidents and potential problems are immediately reported to appropriate persons and dealt with in accordance with established procedures and legislative requirements.


Routine quality checks of the work are carried out in accordance with work instructions


Complete work and relevant documentation


WHS/OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.


Workplace is tidied and made safe.


Tools, equipment, vehicles and plant and any surplus resources and materials are cleaned, checked and securely stored.


Appropriate persons are notified of the completion of the work in accordance with established procedures


All waste is disposed of in accordance with procedures as required


Relevant environmental records, report forms/data sheets are completed accurately in accordance with established procedures