Course Title: Verify compliance and functionality of process control installations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3214 Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control

Course Title: Verify compliance and functionality of process control installations

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers pre-commissioning testing and visual inspection for verifying that installed process control apparatus in non-hazardous areas is safe and complies with requirements. It encompasses procedures for safely conducting safety tests, conducting visual inspections, identifying noncompliance defects and reporting requirements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEED005B Enter and verify operating instructions in microprocessor equipped devices
UEENEEI010B Set up and adjust process control loops
UEENEEI013B Select equipment for process control systems

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEI012B Verify compliance and functionality of process control installations


1. Prepare to inspect and test a process control installations

2. Visually inspect the installation.

3. Conduct functional and safety testing.

4. Report inspection and test findings

Learning Outcomes

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.