Implement a machinery management system

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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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 AHCMOM502A, 'Implement a machinery management system'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Identify machinery and equipment requirements for the property

1.1. Machinery and equipment requirements are identified for the enterprises being conducted.

1.2. Alternative options to machinery ownership are evaluated for applicability.

1.3. Storage and housing requirements for machinery and equipment are identified and addressed.

1.4. Machinery innovations are monitored and assessed for applicability.

1.5. Inventory of machinery and equipment is maintained as required by the enterprise.

2. Select and manage the range of machinery services provided by off-farm suppliers

2.1. Services to be provided by off-property suppliers are identified.

2.2. Criteria to select and monitor the provision of services are developed.

2.3. Agreements and transactions are appropriately recorded and monitored.

3. Manage machinery maintenance

3.1. Maintenance requirements of machinery and equipment are determined from manufacturer's instructions, and maintenance schedules are established.

3.2. Systems for recording machinery use and maintenance are established.

3.3. Machinery maintenance is monitored to ensure adherence to schedules and manufacturers instructions.

4. Manage machinery and equipment operation

4.1. Machinery and equipment use is monitored and recorded according to enterprise requirements.

4.2. Machinery operation is monitored to ensure compliance with manufacturers instructions.

4.3. Procedures for the safe operation of machinery are determined and adherence to safe procedures is monitored and ensured.

4.4. Staff are trained in the safe operation of machinery and the required procedures for the maintenance of machinery.

Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCMOM502A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC50810 - Diploma of Production Nursery Management
  • AHC51710 - Diploma of Rural Machinery Management
  • AHC50110 - Diploma of Agriculture
  • AHC51110 - Diploma of Conservation and Land Management
  • AHC51513 - Diploma of Viticulture
  • AHC50410 - Diploma of Horticulture
  • AHC50310 - Diploma of Production Horticulture
  • SFI50211 - Diploma of Fishing Operations
  • SFI50111 - Diploma of Aquaculture