Course Title: Use hand and power tools

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5158 Diploma of Telecommunications Engineering

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.

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This course addresses the underpinning knowledge of logic principle and develops the necessary practical skills to construct, build and test digital project.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTTC140A Use hand and power tools


Maintain hand and power tools after use

Operate hand and power tools

Prepare work area for safe tools use

Prepare work piece for tool use

Select and check tools for use

Select hand and power tools

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the criteria set in the National Training Package. The students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together skills and knowledge as follows:
 Theoretical Written assessment.
 Work Simulation Projects
 A Pass in schedule practical exercises