This unit of competency sets out the knowledge, skills and applications required for all welding processes that comply with the Australian Standard AS 1796. It also includes the selection of a variety of welding processes that apply to various industrial applications.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
VU21253

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 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 analyse a variety of different welding processes, proficient application of welding principles and use of different materials and consumables on more than one occasion and in different contexts.

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