Course Title: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term1 2016
Course Code: EEET6993C
Course Title: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
School: 130T Vocational Engineering
Campus: City Campus
Program: C6120 - Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical
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
Luigi La forgia
Ph: +61 3 9925 4864
Ph: +61 3 9925 4456
Ph +61 3 9925 4308
Appointment by email
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.
Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
This unit covers basic fitting and fabrication techniques as they apply in the various utilities industry work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand, fixed and portable power tools; cutting, shaping joining and fixing using metallic and non-metallic materials; dismantling and assembling equipment; basic mechanical measurement and marking-out and reading drawings/diagrams.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
1. Prepare for dismantling, assembling and fabrication work.
1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are obtained and understood through established routines and procedures.
1.2 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures in preparation for the work are followed.
1.3 Safety hazard not previously identified are reported and advice on risk control measures is sought from the work supervisor.
1.4 The nature of the work is obtained from documentation and from work supervisor to establish the scope of work to be undertaken.
1.5 Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others.
1.6 Materials required for the work are obtained in accordance with established routines and procedures.
1.7 Tools, equipment and measuring devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety.
1.8 Cutting tools such as drills and chisels are sharpened to suit the material on which they are to be used.
2. Dismantle and assemble utilities industry apparatus.
2.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
2.2 Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
2.3 Appropriate tools are selected and used correctly and safely in dismantling and assembling apparatus.
2.4 Manufacturer apparatus dismantling and assembling guides are used where applicable.
2.5 Components are marked or tagged during the dismantling to help ensure correct and efficient reassembly.
2.6 Dismantled components and parts are stored to protect them against loss or damage.
2.7 Apparatus is dismantled and assembled efficiently without waste of materials and energy and/or damage to apparatus and the surrounding environment or services.
2.8 Procedures for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions are followed.
2.9 Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions.
2.10 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
2.11 Work site is cleaned and made safe in accordance with established procedures.
2.12 Work supervisor is notified of the completion of the work in accordance with established procedures.
3. Fabricate utilities industry components.
3.1 Established OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
3.2 Circuits/machines/plant are checked as being isolated where necessary in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
3.3 Appropriate tools are selected and used correctly and safely in fabricating components.
3.4 Drawings and instruction for the fabrication of components are followed.
3.5 Component dimensions are determined directly or by calculation from information given in job drawings and instructions.
3.6 Components are fabricated efficiently without waste of materials and energy and/or damage to the surrounding environment or services.
3.7 Procedures for referring non-routine events to immediate supervisor for directions are followed.
3.8 Routine quality checks are carried out in accordance with work instructions.
3.9 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
3.10 Work site is cleaned and made safe in accordance with established procedures.
3.11 Work supervisor is notified of the completion of the work in accordance with established procedures.
Refer to Elements
Details of Learning Activities
You will be involved in the following learning activities to meet requirements for the three clustered competencies (UEENEEE101A, UEENEEE102A, UEENEEE105A) and stage 1 competencies for Engineering Associates.
• Workshop exercises
• Presentations & Tutorials
This course is delivered in a cluster (Workshop Practice) in conjunction with UEENEEEE101A (OHTH 5729C) and UEENEEEE105A (EEET 6994C). You must enrol in all three courses delivered in this cluster. All the learning and assessment activities will include the components of all competencies UEENEEE101A, UEEDNEEE102A, UEENEEE105A.
Elements and Performance Criteria for UEENEEE101A (OHTH5729C)
1. Prepare to enter a work area
1.1 Work area access permits are obtained from appropriate personnel according to established procedures
1.2 Safe work methods for controlling risk obtained, read and understood prior to undertaking a work activity.
1.3. Preparations for electrical and non-electrical isolation are carried out to prevent creation of hazards from loss of machine/system/process control according to established procedures.
1.4 Tools and equipment needed for the work are checked for safety and correct functionality according to established procedures and regulatory requirements.
2. Apply safe working practices.
2.1 Safe work methods for controlling risk are followed accurately.
2.2 Workplace procedures for dealing with accidents, fires and emergencies are followed according to work procedures and scope of responsibility and competencies.
3. Follow workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control
3.1 Hazards are identified and control measures implemented and monitored through active participation in the consultation process with employer and other employees.
3.2 Hazards in the work area are recognised and reported to appropriate personnel according to established procedures.
3.3 OHS records of incidents are completed in accordance with regulatory requirements and established procedures.
3.4 Workplace instructions and training are followed accurately within established procedures.
Elements and Performance Criteria for UEENEEE105A (EEET6994C)
1. Prepare to fix and secure equipment.
1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are identified, obtained and understood.
1.2 OHS risk control work preparation measures and procedures are followed.
1.3 The scope of work to be undertaken is obtained from documentation or from work supervisor.
1.4 Advice is sought from the work supervisor to ensure the work is coordinated effectively with others.
1.5 Sources of materials that may be required for the work are identified and accessed in accordance with established procedures.
1.6 Fixing devices are selected for their suitable ability for the environment, the load they are to support and substratum’s into which they are to be installed.
1.7 Supporting accessories/equipment is selected for suitability for the environment and ability to support and protect from damage that which they are intended to support.
1.8 Tools, equipment and testing devices needed to carry out the work are obtained and checked for correct operation and safety.
2. Install fixing and support devices.
2.1 Electrical isolation is arranged where work is within arm’s reach of exposed conductive parts, plant or machinery in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
2.2 Other OHS risk control measures relevant to the work site are followed.
2.3 Fixing devices are installed in accordance with manufacturer instructions.
2.4 Support accessories/equipment is install accurately and to comply with technical standards and job specifications.
2.5 Work is carried out efficiently without waste of materials or damage to apparatus, circuits, the surrounding environment or services and using sustainable energy principles.
3. Complete fixing and support work.
3.1 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
3.2 Work site is tidied and tools and equipment cleaned and securely stored.
3.3 Appropriate personnel are notified of the work completion.
Engineers Australia Mapping Information:
This course and other two clustered competencies are mapped against stage 1 competencies for Engineering Associates developed by Engineers Australia as detailed below:
EA 1. Knowledge and Skill Base
EA1.1. Descriptive, formula-based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to the practice area.
EA 1.2. Procedural-level understanding of the mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the practice area.
EA 1.3. In depth practical knowledge and skills within specialist sub-disciplines of the practice area.
EA 1.4. Discernment of engineering developments within the practice area.
EA 1.5. Knowledge of contextual factors impacting the practice area.
EA 1.6. Understanding of the scope, principles, norms, accountabilities and bounds of contemporary engineering practice in the area of practice.
EA 2. Engineering Application Ability
EA 2.1. Application of established technical and practical methods to the solution of well-defined engineering problems.
EA 2.2. Application of technical and practical techniques, tools and resources to well defined engineering problems.
EA 2.3. Application of systematic synthesis and design processes to well defined engineering problems.
EA 2.4. Application of systematic project management processes.
EA 3. Professional and Personal Attributes
EA 3.1. Ethical conduct and professional accountability.
EA 3.2. Effective oral and written communication in professional and lay domains.
EA 3.3. Creative, innovative and pro-active demeanour.
EA 3.4. Professional use and management of information.
EA 3.5. Orderly management of self, and professional conduct.
EA 3.6. Effective team membership and team leadership.Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies are mapped with cluster of competencies UEENEE101A, UEENEEE102A, and UEENEEE105A in the Assessment Matrix.
The proposed teaching schedule for the three clustered competencies (UEENEEE102A, UEENEEE101A and UEENEEE105A) is detailed below:
|Week||Topics delivered||Elements / Performance Criteria|
Introduction to Workshop Practice
|2||Work environment; Manual handling; Chemicals; and Working at heights||
Continue OHS and/or through Aluminium Box including a risk assessment and Safe Work Statement (SWS): Confined spaces; Physical and psychological hazards; Working safely with electricity; Life support-CPR; Dealing with accidents and emergencies
(risk Assessment/ SWS); (Box fabrication); (Hand and Power Tools Qs/Research on how to sharpen a Drill)
Continue Assessment 2 tasks. See week 3 and Sheet metal work; Mechanical measurement and marking out; Low tolerance measurement; Workshop planning and materials
Continue with Assessment 2 task. See week 3 and Selecting Hand and power tools and their applications; Dismantling and assembling equipment; Holding and cutting; Drills and drilling and sharpening
Assignment 1 Due
Continue with Assessment 2 task. See week 3 and Cutting, shaping, joining metallic and non-metallic materials
|7||Continue with Assessment 2 task. See week 3 and Use of hand, fixed and portable hand tools. |
Continue with Assessment 2 and task. See weeks 3-7
Complete assessment 2 and/or start assessment 3 which is a Research assignment on “devices for securing and mounting” and “Selecting fixings for loads” and “Safe use of ladders and elevated platforms”. And through it Safe lifting, Fixing and support device techniques
|10||Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3||E101A: 1.1-3.4
Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3
|12||Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3 and through them Devices for securing and mounting hollow walls; Safe use of ladders and elevated platforms; Devices for securing and mounting solid walls, brick and concrete; Selecting fixing for loads of 5kg, 20kg and 50 kg||E101A: 1.1-3.4
Continue Assessment tasks 2 and 3
Complete with assessment 4 and through it Devices for securing and mounting to metal fixing and adhesives and tapes, and/or which is Cable termination tasks
Continue with assessment 5
Assessment 3 Due
Complete assessment 5
Assessment 2 Due
|17-18||Assessment, Correction and Catch-Up period|
Student directed hours involve completing activities such as reading online resources, assignments, individual student-teacher course-related consultation. Students are required to self-study the learning materials and complete the assigned out of class activities for the scheduled non-teaching hours. The estimated time is a minimum of 41 hours outside the class time.
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Students will be able to access information and learning materials through myRMIT and may be provided with additional materials in class. List of relevant reference books, resources in the library and accessible Internet sites will be provided where possible. During the course, you will be directed to websites to enhance your knowledge and understanding of difficult concepts.
Overview of Assessment
The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set in the National Training Package. 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. To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment task detailed under Assessment Tasks:
Assessment 1: Assessment 1
Weighting towards final grade (%): 25
Assessment 2: Assessment 2
Weighting towards final grade (%): 40
Assessment 3: Assessment 3
Weighting towards final grade (%): 35
These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):
Assessment Mapping Matrix
|Element/Performance Criteria||Assessment 1||Assessment 2||Assessment 3|
Assessment 1: Assessment 1 25%; weeks 1-6
Assessment 2: Assessment 2 50%; weeks 3-16
Assessment 3: Assessment 3 25%; weeks 7-15
This course is graded as Competent or Not Yet Competent and subsequently the following course grades are allocated:
80 - 100: CHD - Competent with High Distinction
70 - 79: CDI - Competent with Distinction
60 - 69: CC - Competent with Credit
50 - 59: CAG - Competency Achieved - Graded
0 - 49: NYC - Not Yet Competent
DNS - Did Not Submit for Assessment
Assessment vs UEENEEE102A Elements & Performance Criteria
|UEENEEE102A Elements & Performance Criteria|
Assessment vs UEENEEE105A Elements & Performance Criteria
|UEENEEE105A Elements & Performance Criteria|
Assessment vs UEENEEE101A Elements & Performance Criteria
|UEENEE101A Elements & Performance Criteria|
Assessment vs Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies
|Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies|
|All Assessments UEENEEE102A||2||2||3||1||2||2||1||3||3||3||2||1||1||2||2||1|
|All Assessments UEENEEE105A||2||2||3||1||2||2||1||3||3||3||2||1||1||2||2||1|
|All Assessments UEENEEE101A||2||2||3||1||2||2||1||3||3||3||2||1||1||2||2||1|
|0 (Blank)||Graduate attribute is not assessed|
|1||Graduate attribute is assessed in at least one, but less than one-third of the elements|
|2||Graduate attribute is assessed in at least one, but less than one-third, of the elements|
|3||Graduate attribute is assessed in more than two-third of the elements|
Credit Transfer and/or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):
You may be eligible for credit towards courses in your program if you have already met the learning/competency outcomes through previous learning and/or industry experience. To be eligible for credit towards a course, you must demonstrate that you have already completed learning and/or gained industry experience that is:
• Satisfies the learning/competency outcomes of the course
Please refer to http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/enrolment/credit to find more information about credit transfer and RPL.
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- English language development
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