Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners
FWPCOT3216 Mapping and Delivery Guide
Assess and maintain saw performance
Issue Date: April 2019
||Unit of Competency||FWPCOT3216 - Assess and maintain saw performance|
|Learning Outcomes and Application||This unit of competency describes the outcomes required to assess, test, verify and rectify cutting problems for chipping and sawing machines, saw blades, knives and associated equipment. Work is completed in a wood products factory setting.The unit applies to Sawdoctor, Saw Repairer. No licensing, legislative, regulatory, or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.|
|Duration and Setting||X weeks, nominally xx hours, delivered in a classroom/online/blended learning setting.
The following resources must be made available:
sawing tools for assessment and maintenance which includes one or more of the following:
personal protective equipment suitable for assessing and maintaining saw performance
equipment fault and cutting performance records
template documents for recording and reporting cutting problems, the fault diagnosis process and rectification outcomes
organisational policies and procedures for assessing and maintaining saw performance.
Competency is to be assessed in the workplace or a simulated environment that accurately reflects performance in a real workplace setting.
hold the appropriate assessor competency standards as outlined in regulations; and
be able to demonstrate vocational competencies at least to the level being assessed; and
be able to demonstrate how they are continuing to develop their VET knowledge and skills as well as maintaining their industry currency and assessor competence.
|Development and validation strategy and guide for assessors and learners||Student Learning Resources||Handouts
|Assessment 1||Assessment 2||Assessment 3||Assessment 4|
|Elements of Competency||Performance Criteria|
|Element: Inspect and test saw and equipment|
|Element: Assess technical performance|
|Element: Rectify saw problems|