TPERP Shift Checklist

TPERP Shift Checklist

Beginning of Shift

  • Sign out a radio on the check-out sheet (located in the library)
  • Conduct a radio check
  • Meet with other VIP’s and Ranger (contact via radio)
  • Designate one VIP to keep the trailer/table key set for duration of shift (kept in lunchroom locker)
  • Get ride from Ranger to the tidepools (Lot 1)
  • Gear up at the trailer (backpacks, jackets, walking poles, etc)
  • Backpack Contents
    • First Aid Kit
    • Sunscreen
    • Two Trash Bags (1 Large, 1 Small)
    • Books (May have Life Between the Tides; Seashore of Southern California; Pocket Guide to Beach Birds of California)
    • Whistle
    • Tide Calendar
    • Laminated Radio Code/Regulations Card
    • Hand Counter
    • Magnifying Glass
    • Hand Sanitizer
    • Gloves
    • Bonnie’s Business Cards
    • Laminated Critter Card
  • Radio 799 to report “on duty” at tidepools or table

End of Shift

  • Call Ranger for carpool ride to the top of the park (give time estimate)
  • Group opens up trailer and returns gear (Please Don’t Leave Food or Trash)
  • Log Visitor Contacts sheet located in trailer (designate table, rover or tidepools)
  • Fill out missing/broken equipment or displays on designated log as needed
  • Fill out Fun Journal (see list of items to include next to journal in trailer)
  • Return radios to charging station in library (remember to turn them off)
  • At Home – Log service hours in Volgistics and sign up for future shifts

ShiftChecklist 9/2015

Last revised 06-Dec-15