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
- Assessment Matrix
- Wiki Markup
- Evidence Guide
- create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
- Competency Mapping Template
- 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
- Moodle Outcomes
- Registered Training Organisations
- Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CPCPCM2004A, 'Read plans and calculate plumbing quantities'.
- Google Links
- links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
- Reference books for 'Read plans and calculate plumbing quantities' 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 work.
1.1. Plans, drawings, specifications and standards are obtained and required calculations are identified.
1.2. Safety (OHS) requirements associated with reading plans, calculating plumbing requirements and the workplace environment are adhered to throughout the work.
1.3. Quality assurance requirements are identified and adhered to in accordance with workplace requirements.
1.4. Work area and materials are prepared to support the efficient reading of plans and the calculation of plumbing requirements.
2. Identify types of drawings and their functions.
2.1. Main types of plans and drawings used in the plumbing industry are identified.
2.2. Key functions of each type of drawing are identified.
2.3. Key users of drawings are identified.
3. Recognise commonly used scales, symbols and abbreviations.
3.1. Commonly used scales, symbols and abbreviations are applied.
3.2. Function of legend is understood and identified.
4. Locate and identify key features on a services plan.
4.1. Key features and dimensions of sectional details and elevations in a plan are identified and located.
4.2. Location and types of services are identified.
4.3. General and structural features and major horizontal and vertical measurements are located.
5. Read and interpret job specifications.
5.1. Purpose of job specification is identified.
5.2. Details in job specification are obtained.
5.3. Job specifications are read in conjunction with plans.
6. Obtain measurements and perform calculations.
6.1. Work measurements are obtained.
6.2. Quality assurance requirements associated with calculations are applied.
6.3. Measurements and dimensions are obtained from plans.
6.4. Simple calculations are carried out.
7. Calculate material quantities.
7.1. Material quantities are calculated from job instructions.
7.2. Information from plans, specifications and work area are obtained from job instructions.
7.3. Measurements are correctly identified and recorded.
7.4. Quantities of materials suitable for work are calculated and recorded according to job instructions.
8. Clean up.
8.1. Work area is cleared in accordance with workplace procedures.
8.2. Tools and equipment are cleaned, checked, maintained and stored in accordance with manufacturer recommendations and workplace procedures.
8.3. Information is accessed and documentation completed in accordance with workplace requirements.