This unit specifies the outcomes required to apply sealants and sealant devices to structures.

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
CPCCSH2003A

Prerequisites

CPCCOHS2001A - Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Assessment

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: - ability to recognise procedures, respond to change and contribute to workplace responsibilities, such as current work site environmental sustainability frameworks or management systems; - communication skills to: enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand and follow instructions; - use and interpret non-verbal communication; - use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences; - innovation skills to select appropriate tools and equipment, respond to workplace challenges and put ideas into action; - numeracy skills to apply measurements and calculations relevant to surface areas; - problem solving skills to recognise and take action to rectify minor faults and problems, and; - teamwork skills to be able to work with others to action tasks and relate to people from a range of cultural, social, ethnic backgrounds and with varying physical and mental abilities.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - AS1940 The storage and handling of flammable combustible liquids; - behaviour of sealant materials used in structures; - job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements; - measurement and calculation techniques relevant to surface areas; - safe materials handling techniques and requirements, including hazardous materials relevant to sealant application work; - safe use of scaffolding and working platforms; - types and performance of sealants used in buildings; - types and use of hand tools and equipment relevant to sealant application and installation work, and; - workplace and equipment safety requirements.

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