Cut and install timber flooring materials to stairs

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 LMFFL3502A, 'Cut and install timber flooring materials to stairs'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Prepare materials for installation

1.1. Applicable legislative, OHS and organisational requirements relevant to the installing timber flooring materials to stairs and steps are verified and complied with

1.2. Instructions and/or plans are read and interpreted to identify process required to complete work tasks

1.3. Floor condition is assessed for suitability for installation of timber flooring to stairs

1.4. Stairway or step are measured and the required amount flooring materials is calculated

1.5. Suitable adhesives, trims and accessories are selected if required

1.6. Tools, equipment and materials are selected and checked prior to use to ensure that they are appropriate for the work, serviceable and in a safe condition

1.7. Sequence of work is planned, including a starting point, to ensure efficiency and quality of installation

2. Set out materials for installation

2.1. Timber flooring to be installed is checked against order

2.2. Timber flooring is acclimatised according to manufacturer recommendations

2.3. Materials for fixing is organised and used in accordance with relevant safety management requirements

2.4. Working lines and starting point are established

3. Lay out flooring material

3.1. Instructions and sequence for laying and fixing are followed

3.2. Materials are laid out to meet any design and specification requirements and minimise waste

3.3. The aesthetics of the materials are maximised including matching grains and colours

3.4. Underlay (if required) is checked against specified type, manufacturer recommendations and fitting

3.5. Any remedial work to stairway is carried out

4. Install flooring material

4.1. Flooring materials are cut following workplace procedures

4.2. Underlay (if required) is installed following manufacturer recommendations

4.3. Fixing methods and equipment are used following manufacturer recommendations

4.4. Flooring materials are installed to specifications to the sub floor following workplace procedures

4.5. Finished stairway is checked for flaws in installation and materials and faults rectified

5. Complete housekeeping

5.1. Unused materials are stored or recycled as required

5.2. Tools and equipment are cleaned and stored appropriately

5.3. Work area is cleaned and rubbish is disposed of appropriately

5.4. Workplace documentation is completed

Qualifications and Skillsets

LMFFL3502A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LMF31208 - Certificate III in Flooring Technology