This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply site
surveys and set-out procedures to medium rise building and
construction projects. It addresses the skills and practices required to
measure, record and interpret data using measuring and levelling
equipment and to set out building projects. The ability to operate
specific surveying equipment and apply calculations and knowledge of
the Building Code of Australia (BCA) and Australian standards are
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:
application of design concepts and principles to survey and site set-out;
The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.
This unit is not compulsory for any specific course. Depending on the course you study, this unit may be taken as an elective.