This unit covers producing fabrication/structural assembly, fabrication/structural layout drawings to AS 1100 or equivalent.

Unit details

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


MEM09002B - Interpret technical drawing


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: - producing all drawings in accordance with AS1100 or equivalent; - representing the function of each component within the assembly/layout in accordance with design specifications/operational requirements; - manufacturing, fabricating and assembling all components in accordance with the specifications contained in the drawings; - where appropriate, correctly orientating all components to surrounding structures and services; - where appropriate, modifying drawings to ensure conformance to specification AS1100 or equivalent, and/or changes to production, assembly and fabrication requirements and/or the availability of standard hardware items etc.; - reading, interpreting and following information on written job instructions, specifications, standard operating procedures, charts, lists, drawings and other applicable reference documents; - planning and sequencing operations; - checking and clarifying task related information; - checking for conformance to specifications, and; - undertaking numerical operations, geometry and calculations/formulae within the scope of this unit.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - function of each component within the assembly/layout; - manufacturing, fabrication and assembly procedures to be used in producing the components/assemblies; - reason for ensuring that all components are correctly orientated to existing or proposed structures and services; - reasons for updating/modifying drawings to incorporate changes to specifications, production, assembly and fabrication methods and availability of standard hardware items, etc.; - hazards and control measures associated with performing advanced structural detail drafting, including housekeeping, and; - safe work practices and procedures.

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