This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to mark out plumbing materials prior to fabricating piping, steel sections, ducting and sheet materials, roofing and cladding.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
CPCPCM2050A

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: - access information; - determine requirements; - enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand; - follow instructions; - use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences; - use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals; - identify and report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools, equipment or materials; - mark out plumbing materials according to plans and specifications for the fabrication of plumbing components and applications; - complete workplace documentation; - read and interpret: plans and specifications; documentation from a variety of sources; - numeracy skills to apply measurements and calculations; - plan and sequence tasks with others; - 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; - access and understand site-specific instructions in a variety of media, and; - use mobile communication technology.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - identification and correct use of measuring and marking out equipment; - impact of accurate marking out on fabrication process, work time and finished work quality; - job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements (SWMS); - operation requirements of equipment used for measuring and calculating; - processes of marking out plumbing materials; - relevant WHS regulations and PPE requirements; - SI system of measurement; - sources of information on characteristics and applications of materials being marked out, and; - workplace operating procedures, including required standards for marking out.

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