CPCPCM2055 - Work safely on roofs

Unit code: CPCPCM2055 | Study level: TAFE
CPCPCM2043 - Carry out WHS requirements
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to work safely on roofing structures.


For Melbourne campuses

Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, incl the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.
Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:
* identifying correct and safe access and egress to and from roof area
* working safely on roofs above two meters on a minimum of two occasions, using different fall protection equipment/devices on each occasion.
One of the above occasions must include a restraint technique (anchor point) system with a minimum of two anchor points. The candidate must access the work area, traverse between anchor points, and exit from the work area.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will advise students of class notes, reading materials produced by VU Polytechnic and further support via VU Polytechnic e-learning system and/or in person.

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