This competency standard unit covers designing and developing methods to reduce the energy use without compromising occupancy standards in new buildings and structures. The unit encompasses working safely, setting up and conducting evaluation measurements, predicting energy use from plans and specifications and designing and documenting strategies to effectively reduce energy use in the completed installation. It draws on some multi-disciplinary skills.

Unit details

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


UEENEEK132A - Develop energy sector strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues


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: - functions of a BMS; - BMS hardware; - input and output functions; - energy management; - information processing functions, and; - risk and maintenance management.

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