UEECD0035 - Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

    Unit code: UEECD0035 | Study level: TAFE


    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to instruct customers/users in the use of electrotechnology apparatus.
    It includes appropriate customer relations, using apparatus manufacturer instruction material, instructing methods and completing instruction documentation.


    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:
    * applying relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements
    * applying sustainable energy principles and practices
    * communicating effectively with relevant stakeholders
    * dealing with unplanned events in accordance with workplace procedures in a manner that minimises risk to personnel and equipment
    * evaluating user needs
    * following manufacturer user instructions
    * giving clear instructions in the safe use and features of the electrotechnology apparatus
    * giving users the opportunity to ask questions and demonstrate understanding of the features and safe use of the electrotechnology apparatus
    * instructing users in the use of specific items of electrotechnology equipment and systems
    * obtaining relevant materials to assist with instructing users
    * performing preliminary run through with apparatus to confirm familiarity
    * providing users with relevant documentation.

    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.

    As part of a course

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