Maintain store safety

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 SIRXOHS002A, 'Maintain store safety'.
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




Inform team members.


Clearly and accurately explain store policy and procedures in regard to OHS and emergency procedures to team members.


Ensure access for team members to store OHS policy and procedures.


Clearly and accurately explain relevant provisions of OHS legislation and codes of practice to team members.


Regularly provide clear and accurate information on identified hazards and risk control procedures to team members.


Involve team members.


Provide opportunities and processes for team members to consult and contribute on OHS issues according to store policy.


Promptly resolve issues raised or refer to relevant personnel according to store policy.


Promptly convey outcomes of issues raised on OHS matters to team members.


Monitor and maintain a safe work environment.


Implement store policy and procedures with regard to identification, prevention and reporting of potential hazards.


Take prompt action to deal with hazardous events according to store policy.


Investigate unsafe or hazardous events to identify cause and report any inadequacies in risk control measures or resource allocation for risk control to relevant personnel.


Implement and monitor control measures to prevent recurrence and minimise risks of unsafe and hazardous events according to store policy and the hierarchy of control.


Handle and store hazardous goods according to store policy and OHS regulations.


Maintain equipment according to store policy and OHS regulations.


Monitor team performance to ensure use of safe manual handling techniques.


Implement emergency procedures.


Implement store emergency policy and procedures promptly in the event of an emergency.


Identify need for OHS training.


Identify OHS training needs, specifying gaps between OHS competencies required and those held by team members.


Organise and arrange training according to store policy.


Maintain OHS records.


Complete and maintain OHS records regarding occupational injury and disease according to store policy and legislative requirements.


Use information from records to identify hazards and monitor risk control procedures according to store policy.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SIRXOHS002A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SFL40110 - Certificate IV in Floristry
  • SFL50110 - Diploma of Floristry Design
  • AUR21105 - Certificate II in Automotive Sales
  • AUR31005 - Certificate III in Automotive Sales
  • WRH40109 - Certificate IV in Hairdressing
  • FPI30605 - Certificate III in Timber Merchandising
  • SIR30207 - Certificate III in Retail
  • SIR50207 - Diploma of Visual Merchandising
  • SIR30307 - Certificate III in Wholesale
  • SIR40107 - Certificate IV in Community Pharmacy