This unit covers pre-commissioning testing and visual inspection for verifying that installed instrumentation and control apparatus in non-hazardous areas is safe and complies with requirements. It encompasses procedures for safely conducting safety tests, conducting visual inspections, identifying non-compliance defects and reporting requirements.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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A student must have completed all the units in the Common Unit Group, as well as all units contained within one Pathway Group. Common Unit Group: UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace; UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. Circuits; UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications; UEENEEI101A Use instrumentation drawings, specification, standards and equipment manuals; UEENEEI102A Solve problems in pressure measurement components and systems; UEENEEI103A Solve problems in density/level measurement components and systems; UEENEEI104A Solve problems in flow measurement components and systems; UEENEEI105A Solve problems in temperature measurement components and systems; UEENEEI106A Set up and adjust PID control loops; UEENEEI110A Set up and adjust advanced PID process control loops, and; UEENEEI113A Setup and configure Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and industrial networks. Electrical Pathway Group: UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits, and; UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits. Instrumentation and Control Pathway Group: UEENEEE119A Solve problems in multiple path extra low voltage (ELV) a.c. circuits.


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 and knowledge: - safety working practices; - equipment selection; - control loop installation, and; - test and verification.

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