Course Title: Use basic electric welding equipment and techniques

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2222 Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship)

Course Title: Use basic electric welding equipment and techniques

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61-3-9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit specifies the competency required to use a range of electric welding tools and techniques as part of a variety of plumbing jobs and in accordance with job, organisational and legal requirements.

Registration and/or licensing requirements are applicable to undertake tasks associated with this unit. A person who carries out plumbing work in Victoria must be registered or licensed with the Victorian Building Authority (or working under supervision).

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in construction industry



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21796 Use basic electric welding equipment techniques

Elements:

1. Plan to weld using an electric welder

2. Prepare to weld using an electric welder

3. Perform a range of electric welding techniques

4. Clean up the work area


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

 

Assessments

Task 1

Assessment 1 Underpinning questions

Task 2

Assessment 2 Arc Weld Run of beads

Task 3

Assessment 3 Arc Weld Butt

Task 4

Assessment 4 Spot Weld

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

 Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

Elements/

Performance Criteria Covered

  Assessment 1 - Underpinning questions

Assessment 2 - Arc Weld Run of beads

Assessment 3 - Arc Weld Butt

Assessment 4 - Spot Weld

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To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.