This unit of competency specifies the skills and knowledge required to place and fix reinforcement for concrete work as part of construction processes.
*planning and preparing for the work
*final preparation for placement
*placing and fixing reinforcement
*checking the reinforcement
*completing clean-up activities.It applies to concreters working as members of a team.
Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including 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:
*a person must place and fix reinforcement materials on a minimum of three different jobs, each including deformed bars, rods and mesh sheets.
In doing this, the person must meet the performance criteria for this unit.
The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):