Operate Local H.V. switchgear

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 UEPOPS349B, 'Operate Local H.V. switchgear'.
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 operate switchgear


Work requirements are identified and clarified/confirmed with appropriate parties in accordance with enterprise procedures


Procedures/safety precautions when operating H.V. circuit breakers are identified and recognised in accordance with enterprise procedures


Identify circuit breaker type and determine correct operating procedure in accordance with enterprise procedures


Examine and assess circuit breaker condition for safe operation in accordance with enterprise procedures


Suppress related protection if and where necessary in accordance with enterprise procedures


Where appropriate, the teams and individuals roles and responsibilities within the team are identified and, where required, assist in the provision of the on-the-job training


Operate circuit breaker


Mechanical operation and limitations of the equipment are identified in accordance with enterprise procedures


Implications of actions are identified and recognised in accordance with enterprise procedures


Circuit breaker is operated and confirmation that required status has been achieved is given in accordance with enterprise procedures


Racking, testing, isolation, circuit earthing and reinstatement procedures are carried out to manufacturer instructions and enterprise/site procedures


Confirm test equipment integrity and prove circuit de-energised in accordance with operating procedures


Validate circuit breaker integrity


Equipment inspected for safe operation in accordance with enterprise procedures


Circuit breaker environment is inspected to ensure all statutory requirements are met


Confirm circuit breaker operates in accordance with manufacturer specifications


Complete documentation


Documentation is updated, log sheets maintained and plant problems, movements, abnormalities and status are reported and logged in accordance with enterprise/site procedures.