Course Title: Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3295 Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration

Course Title: Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocenengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers locating and rectifying fault(s) in composite appliances intended to operate to a connected supply up to 1,000 volts a.c. or 1,500 volts d.c. This may be incidental to or a primary and regular function in the workplace. It encompasses following prescribed procedures, working safely, reading circuit diagrams, isolation procedures, identifying faults according to procedures, identifying like for like replacement/repair components according to procedures, selecting and using testing and measuring devices, terminating and connecting cables and conductors, safety testing and reporting.
Note: Limitations of this unit.
This unit does not cover installations:
a) Where high fault currents are possible,
b) Comprised of complex electrical apparatus and circuits,
c) Associated with fixed wiring other than disconnecting and reconnecting electrical equipment, circuits at a switchboard or to general electrical accessories (including switches, socket outlets, circuit protective devices etc); or installation of or alteration to any part of the fixed electrical wiring system (defined as electrical installing work).listed in the Range Statement of the unit,
d) In hazardous areas or on electrical equipment that is part of an explosion protection technique.
 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEEP012A



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEP017A Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

Elements:

1. Prepare to identify fault(s)
 

2. Locate fault(s) in the electrical composite equipment.
 

3. Rectify fault(s).
 

4. Provide status report(s).
 


Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

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

Assessment

Task 1

Workbook

Task 2

Theory test: Electrical fault finding

Task 3

Assignment

Task 4

Project Drawings

Task 5

Report: (5)

Task 6

Prac: (4)

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

Assessment Mapping Matrix

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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.