CPCCST4003 - Undertake preparations for refractory work

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Unit code: CPCCST4003 | Study level: TAFE


This unit of competency specifies the skills and knowledge required to prepare for the commencement of work using refractory bricks and materials. It includes preparing for the construction or repair of various fire resistant structures, including boilers, kilns and industry furnaces.
It applies to specialist and advanced tradespeople working in refractory bricklaying using quality materials as specified by engineers.
This unit is suitable for people operating with autonomy. A person working at this level would be expected to take responsibility for the preparation of refractory work.Completion of the general construction induction training program specified by the model Code of Practice for Construction Work is required for any person who is to carry out construction work. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.


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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 required skills:
*a candidate must meet the performance criteria of this unit by preparing for a minimum of one refractory work construction project and one refractory repair project.
In doing this, the candidate must:
*ensure that all refractory materials comply with refractory standards and codes
*ensure evidence of suitability, as stated in the National Construction Code (NCC), is issued by suppliers or manufacturer.

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.

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