Course Title: Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning syst

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3295 Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration

Course Title: Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning syst

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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 99254468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers finding and repairing faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems. It encompasses working safely, applying knowledge of motor systems and their controls, reading circuit diagrams, sketching diagrams from traced circuits, applying logical fault finding procedures, conducting repairs and completing the necessary service documentation.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

1. UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

2. UEENEEJ108A Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

3. UEENEEJ194A Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

4. UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

5. UEENEEE003B Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

6. UEENEEJ103A Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEJ153A Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning syst

Elements:

1. Prepare to find and rectify faults.

2. Find and repair faults.

3. Completion and report fault finding and repair activities.


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

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

Assessment

Task 1

Complete workbook(s)

Task 2

Practicals (17)

Task 3

FaultFind refrig control&app

Task 4

Complete JSA form -  Defrost Controls

Task 5

Theory test fault finding

Task 6

Theory test: System controls

Task 7

Theory test: Defrost systems


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

Assessment  Mapping Matrix

 

Element/

Performance Criteria Covered

Task 1

Task 2

Task 3

Task 4

Task 5

Task 6

Task 7

1.1

X

X

 

X

X

X

X

1.2

X

X

 

X

X

X

X

1.3

X

X

 

X

X

X

X

1.4

X

X

 

X

X

X

X

1.5

X

X

 

X

X

X

X

1.6

X

X

 

X

X

X

X

2.1

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.2

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.3

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.4

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.5

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.6

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.7

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.8

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.9

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.10

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.11

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

2.12

X

X

X

 

X

X

X

3.1

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

3.2

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

3.3

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

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.