This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to determine storage requirements and to plan, prepare and install storage tanks and related piping for the collection and storage of roof water.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
CPCPRF2023A

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: - 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; - initiative and enterprise skills to identify and accurately report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools, equipment or materials; - literacy skills to: complete workplace documentation; read and interpret: documentation from a variety of sources and plans and specifications; - numeracy skills to: apply calculations and measurements and interpret data; - planning and organising skills to: plan and set out work and plan work with others; - 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 and use mobile communication technology.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements (SWMS); - procedures for commissioning water storage tanks for use; - processes for accessing information and for calculating material requirements; - properties of water, including: effect of gravity and atmospheric pressure; procedures for maintaining water quality; sources of contamination and impurities; - regulations and requirements pertaining to collecting and storing drinking water and non drinking water; - relevant statutory requirements related to collecting and storing roof water; - SI system of measurements; - water storage installation processes, and; - workplace and equipment safety requirements.

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