Install flashings and damp proof course

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 CPCCBL3009A, 'Install flashings and damp proof course'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Prepare for work.

1.1. Work instructions, including plans, specifications, quality requirements and operational details, are obtained, confirmed and applied from relevant information to determine damp proofing applications.

1.2. Safety (OHS) requirements are followed in accordance with safety plans and policies.

1.3. Signage and barricade requirements are identified and implemented.

1.4. Plant, tools and equipment selected to carry out tasks are consistent with job requirements and type of construction, are checked for serviceability, and any faults are rectified or reported prior to commencement.

1.5. Material quantity requirements are calculated in accordance with plans, specifications and quality requirements.

1.6. Materials appropriate to the work application are identified, obtained, prepared, safely handled and located ready for use.

1.7. Environmental requirements are identified for the project in accordance with environmental plans and statutory and regulatory authority obligations, and are applied.

2. Identify damp proofing requirement.

2.1. Type of flashing and damp proofing material are identified in accordance with job specifications, state of structure and job safety (OHS) requirements.

2.2. Area of structure requiring damp proofing is identified from job drawings and specifications or site inspection.

2.3. Area of structure requiring damp proofing is inspected for defects and soundness, in accordance with job and manufacturer specifications.

3. Prepare surface.

3.1. Defects are identified, corrected and made good to requirements of manufacturer specifications.

3.2. Surface preparation of structure requiring damp proofing is carried out to manufacturer specifications.

4. Install DPC.

4.1. Damp proof is installed in accordance with work drawings and manufacturer specification.

4.2. Flashing or damp proof course is laid and lapped in accordance with manufacturer specifications.

4.3. Damp proof material is applied with a consistent mortar bed on top and bottom.

4.4. DPC is folded to follow shape of surrounding structures.

5. Install moisture proof barrier or flashings.

5.1. Flashing materials are prepared for application to surrounding structures in accordance with design drawings and manufacturer recommendations.

5.2. Flashing material is laid, lapped and joined to follow shape of surrounding structure.

5.3. Flashings or moisture barrier material is formed and sealed around openings.

5.4. Flashing and DPC are installed to project outside of mortar joint on external surface, and outside of brickwork in accordance with manufacturer specifications.

6. Clean up.

6.1. Work area is cleared and materials disposed of, reused or recycled in accordance with legislation, regulations, codes of practice and job specification.

6.2. Plant, tools and equipment are cleaned, checked, maintained and stored in accordance with manufacturer recommendations and standard work practices.

Qualifications and Skillsets

CPCCBL3009A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPC30111 - Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying