This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required to coordinate CAD operations in the use customisation techniques to CAD applications to suit a particular context. This includes the use of extended features in the CAD applications software.

Unit details

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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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 of a variety of customisation and implementation techniques on more than one occasion and in different contexts in relation to styling features, CAD language programming, macros/icon files, configuration of CAD peripherals, and the creation of complex CAD menus.

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