This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to perform minor repairs and undertake minor concreting and rendering tasks.

Unit details

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


CPCPCM2043A - Carry out WHS requirements


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; - follow instructions; - report hazards; - use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals; - use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences; - contribute to workplace responsibilities, such as current work site environmental or sustainability frameworks, or management systems; - evaluate own actions and make judgements about performance and necessary improvements; - identify and report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools, equipment or materials; - literacy skills to complete workplace documentation; - planning and organising skills to plan and set out work; - self-management skills to: recognise procedures; respond to change; - 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: - basic levelling techniques; - categories of materials and their safe handling, storage and transport requirements; - concrete and plastering materials; - concreting and plastering techniques; - job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements (SWMS); - material safety data sheets (MSDS); - WHS and environmental legislation and requirements; - plans, drawings and specifications; - processes for the calculation of material requirements; - simple formwork and reinforcing componentry; - types of waste and their disposal, including an awareness only of the requirements for asbestos handling and disposal, and; - workplace safety requirements.

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