This unit describes the application of the required skills and knowledge to produce drawings, using manual drafting techniques, required in the design, development and production of bus/truck/trailers.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - speak clearly and directly in order to review drawings with appropriate personnel; - apply teamwork to a range of situations, including the preparation of drawings; - solve problems particularly in teams in order to meet performance indicators; - show initiative in adapting to changing work conditions or contexts particularly when working across a variety of work areas; - access, interpret and apply information on relevant organisation policies, procedures and instructions, particularly to ensure drawings are documented and stored in accordance with organisation procedures and project requirements; - manage time when planning, preparing and organising work priorities, and; - take responsibility for organising own work priorities.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - relevant Occupational Health and Safety and Environmental regulations and organisation policies and procedures needed to carry out work in a manner which ensures the safety of people, equipment and the environment; - organisation technical work documentation covering procedures, specifications, schedules and work plans; - organisation cost minimisation/waste avoidance policies, procedures and practices; - environmental protection requirements relating to the disposal of waste material; - established communication channels and protocols; - problem identification and resolution techniques; - processes to clarify manual drafting requirements; - processes to select tools, equipment and media; - processes to make required measurements; - processes to check drawings; - processes to document drawings, and; - processes to store drawings.

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