Course Title: Use tools for precision work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5204 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade

Course Title: Use tools for precision work

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 unit covers using tools to manually produce work to precise dimensions and or finishes.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Path 1
MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM18003C Use tools for precision work


1. Determine job requirements

2. Prepare tools and tooling to produce precision outcome

3. Use tools to produce work to precise specifications

Learning Outcomes

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.