This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to ensure surfaces are prepared and ready for fixing signs. The unit covers assessing surfaces, which can include metals, plastics, brick and plasterboard walls; identifying the extent of preparation required; selecting and preparing equipment; and applying materials to the surface safely and effectively, minimising damage to surrounding areas. The unit supports sign manufacturers who install signs in a range of indoor and outdoor settings.
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As part of a course
This unit is studied as part of the following courses. Refer to the course page for information on how to apply for the course.
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