This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to undertake a site survey and a site analysis for residential and commercial building projects.

It includes the use of basic surveying equipment, recording and interpretation of data, and evaluation of, and compliance with relevant legislation.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence of the ability to: - comply with organisational policies and procedures, including OHS - undertake a basic site survey and a detailed site analysis for residential building and/or commercial building projects, in compliance with the applicable local government authority and relevant legislation - produce measured drawings and other documentation detailing site information and building elements as determined by the project brief, organisational procedures and in compliance with the applicable local government authority.

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