This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required to plan for the implementation of mechanical drive systems. This includes using catalogues and drawing of components including shafts, couplings, belts, chains, gears variable speed drives, brakes, clutches, bearings, winch equipment, reciprocating drives/linear to rotational

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
VU21110

Assessment

Assessors must be satisfied that the candidate can competently and consistently perform all elements of the unit as specified by the associated performance criteria, including required skills and knowledge, and to be capable of applying the competency in new and different situations and contexts within the timeframes typically expected of the discipline, work function and industrial environment. Specifically they must be able to: - Implement Occupational Health and Safety workplace procedures and practices including the use of risk control measures as specified in the performance criteria and range - Demonstrate the required knowledge and skills as described in this unit; - Demonstrate a representative body of performance criteria within a timeframe typically expected of the discipline, work function and industrial environment; and - Demonstrate the ability to plan the implementation of mechanical drives systems to the specified level on more than one occasion and in different context.

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