Course Title: Set up weighting measuring and control instruments

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4317 Certificate IV in Instrumentation and Control

Course Title: Set up weighting measuring and control instruments

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: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers the calibration of instruments for measuring the weight of material as it applies to the control of processes. It encompasses working safely and to standards, following set-up and calibration procedures, testing and reporting.
 

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

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

UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits

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

UEENEEI101A Use instrumentation drawings, specification, standards and equipment manuals



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEI118A Set up weighting measuring and control instruments

Elements:

1. Prepare to set-up weighting measuring instruments

2. Set-up weighting measuring instruments

3. Completion and report set-up activities


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.