VU20981 - Formwork for concreting

Unit code: VU20981 | Study level: TAFE
CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


The purpose of this module is to provide the participant with the skills and knowledge to
construct formwork for concreting.


For Melbourne campuses

• 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.
• Complete set out to achieve levels and other specified dimensions before construction of formwork.
• Construct formwork for an L-shaped dwelling using the appropriate materials and techniques, including:
– external corner
– internal corner
– edge rebate.

Specific unit assessments are located in the learning and assessment plans within the School.

Required reading

VU Produced Workbooks.

As part of a course

This unit is not compulsory for any specific course. Depending on the course you study, this unit may be taken as an elective.

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