This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required for applying principles of testing of welds and the validation of the conformity of relevant codes.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
VU21256

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 apply testing principles to a variety of welds using different materials and testing methods on more than one occasion and in different contexts. This should include evidence of the application of destructive and non-destructive testing methods.

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