This unit covers carrying out programmed safety and maintenance checks on machines/equipment.

Unit details

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


MEM18001C - Use hand tools


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: - undertaking programmed safety and maintenance checks; - undertaking programmed operational maintenance; - entering routine and familiar information onto proformas and standard workplace forms; - following routine information on written procedures; - following oral instructions, and; - orally reporting routine information. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - programmed maintenance and safety check procedures for the specified machine/equipment; - recording/reporting requirements; - safe work practices and procedures, and; - hazards and control measures associated with operational maintenance of machines/equipment.

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