The purpose of this module is to provide the participant with the skills and knowledge to
apply cavity brick construction processes.

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. - Select and use the appropriate materials, tools and equipment for cavity brick construction. - Set out and lay cavity brickwork with one corner and one opening containing a window or door with flashing over the openings. This cavity brick structure must be a minimum of 6 metres in total length and a minimum of 1.7 metres high, and include a brick sill that is a minimum of 600 mm wide. This cavity brick structure must incorporate base brickwork, including bearer piers. Specific unit assessments are located in the learning and assessment plans within the School.

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