This unit of competency covers identifying the processes used in new and renovated kitchen and bathroom projects. Identification includes key stages, service providers and quality elements that typically characterise a project concerned with the development of kitchens and bathrooms.

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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: - interpret new and renovation kitchen and bathroom project design project briefs, including establishing the correct sequence of manufacture and installation operations; - determine the processes involved in kitchen and bathroom renovation or new manufacture and installation, including the services required from relevant key trades in the kitchen and bathroom industry; - determine quality cabinet and other component requirements to meet project design brief outcomes and establish sources of suitable components and services to undertake the 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, 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: - roles of trades in the kitchen and bathroom industry; - roles of other service providers to the kitchen and bathroom industries; - planning processes relevant to the kitchen and bathroom industries; - processes used for the construction of cabinets; - features of cabinets and components used in kitchen and bathroom projects; - supply chains for kitchen and bathroom components and materials; - market and industry standards, and; - qualities of renovation and new work projects.

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