Inspect defective timber flooring

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 LMFFL3504A, 'Inspect defective timber flooring'.
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. Plan and prepare for the inspection

1.1. Applicable legislative, OHS and organisational requirements relevant to the inspection of timber flooring are verified and complied with

1.2. Workplace health and safety requirements, including personal protection needs, are observed throughout the work

1.3. The purpose, scope, formality and reporting requirements for the inspection are identified, clarified and agreed

1.4. The need for and liability associated with for the outcome of invasive inspection techniques are documented and agreed

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

1.6. Sequence of work is planned to ensure efficiency and quality of outcome

2. Conduct the inspection

2.1. Initial visual and other non-invasive inspections are completed to identify and isolate further inspection needs

2.2. Finishing faults and remedial options are identified and analysed

2.3. Structural faults and remedial options are identified and analysed

2.4. Material faults including infestation and moisture effects and remedial options are identified and analysed

2.5. Sub-floor faults, their impacts and remedial options are identified and analysed

2.6. Areas invasively inspected are made safe

3. Report on the inspection

3.1. The inspection report addresses the agreed terms of reference

3.2. The report clearly identifies the scope of the inspection, the findings and the suggested options for addressing the faults or findings

3.3. The report is presented to the client together with any required clarification

Qualifications and Skillsets

LMFFL3504A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LMF31208 - Certificate III in Flooring Technology