The purpose of this module is to provide the participant with the skills and knowledge to select and apply levelling techniques in the construction industry.

Unit details

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


CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry


- Comply with OHS legislation, regulations, Codes of Practice applicable to workplace operations. - Comply with workplace/organisational policies and procedures. - Communicate and work safely and effectively with others. - Carry out the two peg test for automatic level to confirm the instrument's accuracy. - Transfer a minimum of two heights using each of the following: - a spirit level - water level - automatic level - rotating laser level. - Select and use the appropriate levelling techniques and equipment for a minimum of two construction tasks using three or more of the levelling devices referred to in the range statement. Specific unit assessments are located in the learning and assessment plans within the School.

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