Course Title: Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term1 2013
Course Code: EEET6994C
Course Title: Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
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
Phone: +61 3 9925 4694
Phone: +61 3 9925 4716
Nominal Hours: 20
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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
This unit covers fixing, securing and mounting techniques as apply in the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand and portable power tools, safe lifting techniques, safe use of ladders and elevated platforms and the selection and safe application of fixing devices and supporting accessories/equipment.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
1. Prepare to fix and secure equipment.
1.1 OHS procedures for a given work area are obtained and understood.
2. Install fixing and support devices.
2.1 Electrical isolation is arranged where work is within arms reach of exposed conductive parts, plant or machinery in strict accordance OHS requirements and procedures.
3. Complete fixing and support work.
3.1 OHS risk control work completion measures and procedures are followed.
Refer to Elements
Details of Learning Activities
This competency EEET6748C is delivered in conjunction with EEET6747C in the same cluster "Workshop Practice".
Work simulated exercises related to demonstrate:
• Hollow wall fixing and support devices/ methods
• Solid wall fixing, support devices and methods
• Metal fixing support devices and methods
• Fixing adhesives and tapes
Learning activities to demonstrate an understanding of Environmental and building regulation, the scope of environmental protection and related regulations, the protocol for working in and around protected environments and heritage sites.
This competency EEET6994C is delivered in conjunction with EEET6993C in the same cluster called "Workshop Practice".
For the Teaching Schedule check out the teaching schedule for Workshop Practice
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|
Task 1 Application of hollow wall anchors
Task 2 Application of solid wall anchors
Task 3 Application of adhesive tape and various metal fixing devices
Task 1: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8 1.1, 2.2. 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3
Task 2: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8 1.1, 2.2. 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3
Task 3: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8 1.1, 2.2. 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3
This course is accredited by Engineers Australia.
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to contribute effectively to a group of peers in a climate of mutual respect and to question each other and the academic staff when uncertain
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