This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to use commonly used hand and power tools in plumbing work applications.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
CPCPCM2046A

Prerequisites

CPCPCM2043A - Carry out WHS requirements

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: - enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand; - report faults and follow instructions; - use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences; - use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals; - initiative and enterprise skills to: identify and report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools, equipment or materials; identify, correctly apply and effectively operate tools; - literacy skills to: complete workplace documentation; read and interpret documentation from a variety of sources; - planning and organising skills to plan and set out work; - teamwork skills to work with others to action tasks and relate to people from a range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds and with varying physical and mental abilities, and; - technology skills to: access and understand site-specific instructions in a variety of media; use mobile communication technology.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - function and purpose of hand and power tools used in plumbing applications; - job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements (SWMS), and; - workplace safety requirements and WHS legislation.

Where to next?

As part of a course

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