MSFKB2002 - Provide assistance in cabinet installation

Unit code: MSFKB2002 | Study level: TAFE


This unit of competency covers assisting in the on-site installation of cabinets for kitchens or bathrooms. It includes assembling cabinets, fitting components, and fixing cabinets to wall and floor surfaces, and making a limited range of adjustments in the installation of new or renovated kitchens and bathrooms.


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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 performance criteria:

  • Interpret work order and locate and apply relevant information;
  • Apply safe handling requirements for equipment, products and materials, including use of personal protective equipment;
  • Identify materials used in the work process;
  • Follow work instructions, operating procedures and inspection processes to:
    • minimise the risk of injury to self or others;
    • prevent damage to goods, equipment and products;
    • maintain required production output and product quality;
  • Prepare the installation site for cabinet installation by checking measurements and laying out carcasses to fit;
  • Effectively and safely interpret and implement work instructions to assemble and install cabinets that are level, correctly located and meet specifications;
  • Efficiently and safely use required hand and power tools to assist in installation of cabinet components;
  • Clean up installation site and installed components after completing work;

Required reading

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.

As part of a course

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