The purpose of this module is to provide the participant with the skills and knowledge to
install external cladding.

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 for external cladding. - Set out weatherboard stop showing spacing of weatherboards and lap. - Install weatherboards to a frame with one internal corner and one external corner, and two openings (one for a window and one for a door) with flashings. - Join weatherboards using appropriate method. Specific unit assessments are located in the learning and assessment plans within the School.

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