This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required to apply principles of design for an engineering water reticulation scheme using appropriate design standards.

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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 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 - D Plan water reticulation systems including: - identifying, analysing and defining water reticulation system design requirements, conditions and constraints - identifying and interpreting legislative, environmental, business and project management requirements - analysing a range of factors to determine hydraulic and system design components - evaluating and clarifying system plans and options for system design - managing and securing documentation to support and report project management. - evaluating design process and outcomes - managing recording, reporting and information management.

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