This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to install and maintain evaporative air cooling systems.

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: - communication skills to: access information; determine requirements; enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand; follow instructions; report faults; use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences; use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals; - literacy skills to: complete workplace documentation; document test results; read and interpret: documentation from a variety of sources and plans and specifications; - numeracy skills to apply measurements and calculations; - planning and organising skills to: plan and sequence tasks with others and 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; - technical skills to: identify and accurately report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools, equipment or materials; undertake associated penetration and flashing of the roof, provision of water, and installation of required duct work, and; - technology skills to: 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: - characteristics and application of different assemblies, including fixing and jointing techniques and methods; - effect of bacteria in water, and health implications; - effective isolation processes and procedures; - job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements (SWMS); - materials handling techniques; - WHS regulations relevant to the work activity; - personal protective equipment requirements and use; - processes of installing and testing evaporative air cooling systems; - roof penetration and flashing; - SI system of measurement, and; - statutory requirements.

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