Course Title: Install trench support
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term2 2014
Course Code: BUIL6145C
Course Title: Install trench support
School: 130T Vocational Engineering
Campus: City Campus
Program: C3307 - Certificate III in Plumbing
Course Contact: Program Manager
Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468
Course Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff
Program Manager - Warren James
Tel: +61 3 9925 4632
Nominal Hours: 16
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.
Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
This unit covers the installation of trench support in the civil construction industry. It includes planning and preparing, installing trench shoring, removing trench shoring, and cleaning up. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
RIICCM210A Install trench support
1 Plan and prepare
2. Install trench shoring
3. Remove trench shoring
4. Clean up
1.1. Access, interpret and apply compliance documentation relevant to the work activity
Refer to elements
Details of Learning Activities
Learning activities include in class workbook activities and researching industry practices and standards. This may include online learning activities. Students are expected to undertake design, size and documentation to relevant industry standards to include sustainability and WHS principles.
This unit is delivered over 2 session
|Session Number||Topic||Learning Activities/Resources||Elements/ Performance criteria||Assessments|
Study the installation of trench shoring used in the plumbing industry
Pearsons Sanitary and Drainage. Complete work sheets 1-3.
|1.1 - 4.2.||Ass 1 Complete underpinning question in student recording book
|1.1 - 4.2||
Ass 2 – Practice exercise 1 install trench support ( A34 )
There are no prescribed textbooks. Pearsons Sanitary & Drainage
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.
Students are required to complete three different types of assessment tasks
Assessment 1 – Submit workbook underpinning questions and completed SWMS. (Weighting 30%)
Assessment 2 – Install trench shoring A34 (weighting 30%)
Assessment 3 – Install trench shoring and boundary trap A35 (weighting 40%)
To successfully complete this unit, a student needs to be deemed competent (CA grade) in all three assessment tasks.
NYC - Not yet competent
CA - Competence Achieved
DNS - Did not submit assessment
Assessment Task Element/ PC Percentage Weighting
Assessment 1 – Written tasks - Workbook Element 1.1 to 4.2 30%
Assessment 2 - Install trench shoring A34 Element 1.1 to 4.2 30%
Assessment 3 – Install trench shoring and boundary trap A35 Element 1.1 to 4.2 40%
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