Distribute woodchips

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 PPMRES250, 'Distribute woodchips'.
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



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions.

1. Plan woodchip distribution

1.1. Check work order and equipment for woodchip distribution, in accordance with productivity requirements and workplace health and safety (WHS) requirements.

1.2. Estimate future storage size requirement from production and distribution schedules.

1.3. Plan filling or distribution patterns to enable maximum woodchip storage.

1.4. Identify requirements for specific sequences in filling deposit areas.

1.5. Plan and confirm direction and extent for distribution and contraction, with relevant personnel.

1.6. Estimate chip distribution requirements considering the reach and limitations of the chip slinging and chip moving equipment.

2. Start up transfer equipment and chip distributor

2.1. Complete pre-startup checks for conveyors, chip distributor, and wheeled or tracked vehicles

2.2. Remove isolations.

2.3. Check deposit areas to ensure clearance for startup.

2.4. Inform other operators of impending startup.

2.5. Start conveyors and chip spreading processes and confirm correct transfer of woodchips.

3. Distribute woodchips to storage facility

3.1. Prepare equipment for distribution of woodchips.

3.2. Inspect storage to identify hazards within the vehicle operational area.

3.3. Communicate notice of impending operation to relevant personnel.

3.4. Maneuver woodchip distribution to enable filling or distribution over required area.

3.5. Distribute woodchips to storage facilities.

Qualifications and Skillsets

PPMRES250 appears in the following qualifications:

  • PPM20116 - Certificate II in Pulping Operations