Remote Area Building Repairs and Maintenance

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This qualification provides an employment pathway that meets the needs of individuals working in a range of roles to provide repairs and maintenance services for residential and commercial buildings in remote communities within the construction and property services industry.
Occupational titles may include:
• Community maintenance officer
• Housing maintenance officer
• Building maintenance officer
• Remote maintenance officer/worker
• Community housing manager
• Remote housing officer
• Community housing officer

General Course Information

Course Code10391NAT
FacultyVET
SectorVocational Education & Training - VET
AwardCertificate III
Apprenticeship availableNo
Year Offered2017 - Intake with be offered to new and continuing students
Full Time Equivalent (FTE)1
Units RequiredTotal 20Core 7Elective 13
Nominal HoursMinimum 599Maximum 1065
Last updateThursday, 13 April 2017 02:36 pm
Department: -

Course Information Contact

Telephone1800 677 095
Fax(08) 8939 7327
Emailstudent.support@batchelor.edu.au

Course's Descriptors



Admission Requirements

Under WHS legislation should the learner enter a construction site for any activities under the volume of learning, completion of General Construction Induction Training is required if not already achieved, before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry fulfils this requirement.

Course Requirements

TLILIC2001A Licence to operate a forklift truck The completion of this competency by a Northern Territory approved assessor meets NTWorkSafe requirements for a High Risk License of Forklift (LF) and Order-picking Forklift (LO). The applicant may need to provide identification and a passport sized photograph to receive the license. www.worksafe.nt.gov.au/Workers/Pages/Licensing TLIC3003A Drive medium rigid vehicle Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) will grant a Class MR (Medium Rigid) licence to a Northern Territory licence holder who presents a Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency TLIC3003A Drive Medium Rigid Vehicle, issued by an RTO that has been pre-approved by MVR as an Approved Training Provider.

Course Structure

To obtain a Certificate III in Remote Area Buliding Repairs and Maintenance a total of TWENTY (20) units of competency. This comprises of SEVEN (7) core units and THIRTEEN (13) elective units of competency as outlined in the Cirriculum document.

Unit Summary

Unit CodeTitleHours
Core Units
CPCCCA3010AInstall and replace windows and doors*70
CPPDSM3008AMaintain and protect condition of properties managed25
CPCCOHS2001AApply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry20
CPCCCM2005BUse construction tools and equipment*96
CPCCCM2006BApply basic levelling procedures*8
CPCCCM1015ACarry out measurements and calculations20
ICAICT103AUse, communicate and search securely on the internet50
Elective Units
CPCPCM2043ACarry out WHS requirements50
MEM11016BOrder materials20
CPCCPD3021APrepare surfaces for painting40
CPCCPD3022AApply paint by brush or roller100
CPCPRF2022ASelect and install roof sheeting and wall cladding16
CPCPRF3024AInstall roof components 10

Individual Unit's Descriptors


Core


Install and replace windows and doors*

Code - CPCCCA3010A Contact Hours - 70
*This unit has a pre-requisite of: CPCCOHS2001A. This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to plan, prepare, set out and install window and door units, and to replace window and door units to different types and styles of buildings for access, security, weather proofing and replacement of defective windows and doors. It includes timber and metal window and door units.

Maintain and protect condition of properties managed

Code - CPPDSM3008A Contact Hours - 25
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to inspect managed properties, prepare inspection reports and implement required repairs and maintenance. It requires the ability to communicate effectively with those involved in the inspection process and to have a clear understanding of methods for carrying out and reporting the results of a property inspection, implementing repairs to managed properties and providing landlords with information on options for protecting the value of property. The unit may form part of the licensing requirements for persons engaged in real estate activities in those States and Territories where these are regulated activities.

Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Code - CPCCOHS2001A Contact Hours - 20
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. It requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others

Use construction tools and equipment*

Code - CPCCCM2005B Contact Hours - 96
*This unit has a pre-requisite of: CPCCOHS2001A. This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to safely select and use construction tools and equipment. It includes hand tools, power tools, pneumatic tools, and plant and equipment.

Apply basic levelling procedures*

Code - CPCCCM2006B Contact Hours - 8
*This unit has a pre-requisite of: CPCCOHS2001A. This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out levelling in a single plane for the purpose of establishing correct and accurate set-out of building components. It includes the set-up, testing and use of levelling devices, and establishing and transferring heights using a range of levelling equipment.

Carry out measurements and calculations

Code - CPCCCM1015A Contact Hours - 20
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out measurements and perform simple calculations to determine task and material requirements for a job in a construction work environment.

Use, communicate and search securely on the internet

Code - ICAICT103A Contact Hours - 50
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to connect to the internet, securely send and receive emails, search the internet using web browsers and interact securely and in a socially responsible manner with a range of different internet sites.

Elective


Carry out WHS requirements

Code - CPCPCM2043A Contact Hours - 50
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment. The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others. It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.

Order materials

Code - MEM11016B Contact Hours - 20
This unit covers preparing a purchase/order list and placing the order.

Prepare surfaces for painting

Code - CPCCPD3021A Contact Hours - 40
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to restore, repair and prepare different material surfaces for the application of paint. The unit includes planning and preparation for the work, preparation of new or uncoated surfaces, preparation of previously coated surfaces, preparation of previously wallpapered surfaces for painting and completion of clean-up activities.

Apply paint by brush or roller

Code - CPCCPD3022A Contact Hours - 100
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply brushed or rolled paint coatings to different materials to form a protective and decorative painted finish. The unit includes planning and preparation for the work, preparation of the work area, mixing of materials, application of paint, finishing of the surface and completion of clean-up activities.

Select and install roof sheeting and wall cladding

Code - CPCPRF2022A Contact Hours - 16
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to select and install roof sheeting, steel battens and wall cladding for roofs. It includes the selection and installation of non-metallic roof materials associated with metal roofing (excluding roof tiles and slate) and of insulation materials.

Install roof components

Code - CPCPRF3024A Contact Hours - 10
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to select and install industrial type roofing components in roofs.
Course Authorisation
Last updateThursday, 13 April 2017 02:36 pm
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Review DateWednesday, 26 April 2017 02:02 am