Course Title: Mark off/out (general engineering)

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3190 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Course Title: Mark off/out (general engineering)

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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

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Course Description

This unit of competency covers marking off/out by transferring dimensions from engineering drawings, prints or plans to engineering items that are to be either manufactured or set up. Dimensions may be directly transferred or may require calculation from information on the drawings, prints or plans.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

1. MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing

2. MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM12006C Mark off/out (general engineering)


1. Determine job requirements

2. Transfer dimension

Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.