Course Title: Use hand and power tools

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4387 Certificate IV in Telecommunications Engineering Technology

Course Title: Use hand and power tools

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science


Term1 2017,
Term1 2018

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to safely use hand and power tools in the workshop and on the worksite. It applies to individuals who may work as technical staff and who may make use of safety equipment and workshop facilities.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTTEN202 Use hand and power tools


2. Prepare work piece for tool use

3. Operate hand and power tools

4. Maintain hand and power tools after use

1. Prepare for work activity


Learning Outcomes

 Refer to Elements

Overview of Assessment

Assessment Tasks

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


Assessment 1

Weightage towards final grade(%): 25

Assessment 2

Weightage towards final grade(%): 40

Assessment 3

Weightage towards final grade(%): 35

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

 Assessment Mapping Matrix 

Elements/Performance Criteria CoveredAssessment 1Assessment 2Assessment 3
1.1 X XX
1.2 X XX
1.3 X XX
1.4 X X
2.1X XX
2.2X X
3.1  XX  
3.2  X
3.3  XX  
3.4  X
4.1 XX
4.2 XX
4.3 XX
4.4 XX

 To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency.