Operate a doughnut making process

Unit Descriptor

1 . Prepare the doughnut manufacturing equipment and process for operation
  1. Materials are confirmed and available to meet operating requirements

  2. Cleaning and maintenance requirements and status are identified and confirmed

  3. Machine components and related attachments are fitted and adjusted to meet operating requirements

  4. Processing/operating parameters are entered as required to meet safety and production requirements

  5. Equipment performance is checked and adjusted as required

  6. Pre-start checks are carried out as required by workplace requirements

2 . Operate and monitor the doughnut manufacturing process
  1. The process is started and operated according to workplace procedures

  2. Equipment is monitored to identify variation in operating conditions

  3. Variation in equipment operation is identified and maintenance requirements are reported according to workplace reporting requirements

  4. The process is monitored to confirm that specifications are met

  5. Out-of-specification product/process outcomes are identified, rectified and/or reported to maintain the process within specification

  6. The workplace meets housekeeping standards

  7. Workplace records are maintained according to workplace recording requirements

3 . Shut down the doughnut manufacturing process
  1. The appropriate shutdown procedure is identified

  2. The process is shut down according to workplace procedures

  3. Maintenance requirements are identified and reported according to workplace reporting requirements

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Evidence Guide

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Knowledge of:

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Relationship with other standards

Pre-requisite units

There are no pre-requisite units for this competency standard.

Co-assessment of related units

This unit should be assessed together with core units and other units of competence relevant to the function or work role. In addition, the following optional or ancillary units may be relevant:

Resources required for assessment

Assessment must occur in a real or simulated workplace where the assessee has access to:

Assessment requirements

For information on how to assess this competency standard and who can assess, refer to the Assessment Guidelines for this Training Package