This unit covers assembling components and/or sub-assemblies in a production environment and testing the components and/or sub-assemblies to ensure compliance with specifications.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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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: - following job instructions and standard operating procedures; - selecting and using assembly tools, components and sub-assemblies; - entering routine and familiar information onto proformas and other standard workplace forms, and; - following oral instruction. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - application and use of assembly tools and equipment; - sequence in which the assemblies are to be performed; - storage location of the component/sub-assemblies; - required tests and checks; - required action for non-conformance; - potential damage through the use of inappropriate handling and/or unsafe storage procedures; - use and application of personal protective equipment; - safe work practices and procedures, and; - hazards and control measures associated with manual production assembly.

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