This unit of competency covers assisting in the on-site installation of cabinets for kitchens or bathrooms. It includes assembling cabinets, fitting components, and fixing cabinets to wall and floor surfaces, and making a limited range of adjustments in the installation of new or renovated kitchens and bathrooms.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
MSFKB2002

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 performance criteria: - Interpret work order and locate and apply relevant information; - Apply safe handling requirements for equipment, products and materials, including use of personal protective equipment; - Identify materials used in the work process; - Follow work instructions, operating procedures and inspection processes to: - minimise the risk of injury to self or others; - prevent damage to goods, equipment and products; - maintain required production output and product quality; - Prepare the installation site for cabinet installation by checking measurements and laying out carcasses to fit; - Effectively and safely interpret and implement work instructions to assemble and install cabinets that are level, correctly located and meet specifications; - Efficiently and safely use required hand and power tools to assist in installation of cabinet components; - Clean up installation site and installed components after completing work;- Use mathematical ideas and techniques to correctly complete measurements, calculate area and estimate material requirements; - 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; - Avoid backtracking, work flow interruptions or wastage; - Follow instruction of supervisor 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: - Assembly processes for cabinets; - Safe work practices; - Documentation procedures; - Quality checking procedures; - Symbols and terminology on plans and drawings; - Features of cabinet components.

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