Fabricate and repair metal or plastic structures

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver AHCINF204A, 'Fabricate and repair metal or plastic structures'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Fabricate and repair metal or plastic structures' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Prepare for fabrication and/or repair

1.1. Items for repair or fabrication are identified against work plans using industry recognised techniques.

1.2. Equipment appropriate to job requirements is selected and confirmed against work plan.

1.3. Jointing/welding materials suitable to the job requirements are selected.

1.4. Potential and existing hazards in the workplace are identified and reported to the supervisor.

2. Assist with maintaining structures and facilities

2.1. Suitable personal protective equipment is selected, used and maintained according to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and enterprise requirements.

2.2. Equipment and structures are safely repaired or fabricated according to enterprise requirements and industry standards.

2.3. Jointing methods used in the fabrication and/or repair structures and equipment are according to enterprise requirements and industry standards.

3. Complete fabrication and repair

3.1. Materials and equipment are cleaned and stored according to manufacturer's guidelines and enterprise policy.

3.2. Work area is cleaned and maintained, and any hazardous materials removed in an environmentally responsible manner.

3.3. Completed work is detailed and recorded according to enterprise requirements.

Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCINF204A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC20410 - Certificate II in Horticulture
  • AHC33311 - Certificate III in Feedlot Operations
  • AHC21610 - Certificate II in Landscaping
  • AHC20110 - Certificate II in Agriculture
  • SFI20111 - Certificate II in Aquaculture