ERIC Number: ED339854
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Printing Machining. Sheet-Fed Offset Lithography Volume (1)-Single Unit. Guide for Trainers.
Gibb, Jennifer; And Others
This two-part guide is for printing machinists in Australia who are responsible for providing on-the-job training to apprentices and retraining to adult workers. The aim of the package is to provide training in the use of sheet-fed offset lithographic presses. Part A provides introductory materials for the on-the-job trainers, including the following: (1) a general note to trainers about their responsibilities (planning and delivering a training session, performance assessment, and training records); (2) introduction to the training material; (3) overview of the responsibilities of the printing machinist--a diagram; (4) competencies involved in producing printing products; (5) a note on workplace safety; (6) assessment guidelines; (7) assessment records; and (8) sample job assessment sheet and assessment profiles. Part B contains on-the-job training units on the following topics: workplace safety, make-ready, operate, end-of-run completion, and maintenance. Each unit consists of notes for trainers, checklists for all performance criteria, and short answer questions. The notes for trainers include unit of competence, element of competence, performance criteria, boundary statements that specify the conditions/limiting factors under which performance is to be demonstrated, and content. Additional information, explanations, and practical suggestions are also included in the notes. (YLB)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Behavioral Objectives, Check Lists, Equipment Maintenance, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Machinists, Mechanics (Process), On the Job Training, Postsecondary Education, Printing, Retraining, Safety, Student Evaluation, Teaching Guides, Technical Education
TAFE National Centre for Research and Development, Attn: Sales, 252 Kensington Road, Leabrook, South Australia 5068, Australia.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: TAFE National Centre for Research and Development, Ltd., Leabrook (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia