This unit of competency covers producing manual and computer-aided production drawings.

Unit details

Study level:
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 skills: - identify the factors and criteria relevant to the drawings; - apply safety requirements throughout the work sequence, including the use of personal protective clothing and equipment; - prepare production drawings of furniture/furnishings: covering a scope of at least three (3) products; applying both manual and computer-aided techniques and processes; - communicate ideas and information to enable confirmation of work requirements and specifications and the reporting of work outcomes and problems, interpret basic plans and follow safety procedures; - minimise wastage of resources, including materials, time and money, and; - work with others and in a team by recognising dependencies and using cooperative approaches to optimise work flow and productivity.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - furniture design and planning criteria; - structural geometry; - measurement techniques and equipment/tools; - theory and practice of calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division); - types, techniques and processes of manual production drawing; - types of computer-aided drawing equipment, software, techniques and processes; - conventional signs and markings for drawings.

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