This unit covers analysing condition monitoring results and developing recommendations based on the analysis. The data analysed is generated by a continuous plant and
equipment condition monitoring program.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
MEM18016B

Prerequisites

MEM09002B - Interpret technical drawing

MEM12003B - Perform precision mechanical measurement

MEM12023A - Perform engineering measurements

MEM12024A - Perform computations

MEM12025A - Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations

MEM18001C - Use hand tools

MEM18002B - Use power tools/hand held operations

MEM18003C - Use tools for precision work

MEM18006C - Repair and fit engineering components

MEM18010C - Perform equipment condition monitoring and recording

MEM18055B - Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components

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: - obtaining results of condition monitoring of plant/equipment; - performing calculations to analyse condition monitoring data; - preparing reports based on the analysis of the condition monitoring data; - reporting recommendations to the appropriate authority, and; - orally reporting routine information.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - the operational specifications of the plant/equipment being monitored; - any trends and/or deviations from operational specifications; - numerical operations and calculations/formulae for data analysis within the scope of this unit; - the reasons for undertaking the identified calculations; - the procedures for reporting the analysis of condition monitoring data; - the previous history of the plant/equipment being monitored; - any relevant legislative requirements; - the operational specifications of the plant/equipment; - the recommendations with respect to action to be taken; - the reasons for the recommendations made; - the expected effect of the recommendations on the operational performance of the plant/equipment; - the procedures for reporting recommendations. and; - the authority/person to whom the recommendations are to be made.

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