This unit covers the set-up and maintenance of pneumatic and hydraulic systems. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including using measuring instruments, applying appropriate circuit theorems and providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations and justification for such solutions.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
UEENEEI126A

Prerequisites

UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE102A - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE107A - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEENEEI125A - Provide solutions to fluid circuit operations

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 and knowledge: - terms and there definitions used in pneumatic components and systems; - application, operation and installation requirements of pneumatic components and systems; - interpretation and selection of manufacturers equipment specifications to establish the performance of pneumatic components; - construct pneumatic circuits from control diagrams; - location and correction of faults on pneumatic components and systems; - terms and there definitions used in hydraulics components and systems; - application, operation and installation requirements of hydraulic components and systems; - interpretation and selection of manufacturers equipment specifications to establish the performance of hydraulic components; - construct hydraulic circuits from control diagrams, and; - location and correction of faults on hydraulics components and systems.

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