Fabricate and install commercial glazing

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 LMFGG3017B, 'Fabricate and install commercial glazing'.
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. Identify work requirements

1.1. Work requirements in the form of type of glass, frames and the method of fixing are identified from work instructions

1.2. Workplace health and safety requirements for fabrication and installation of commercial glazing, including personal protection needs, are identified and observed throughout the work

1.3. The process for fabricating and installing commercial glazing is identified

2. Prepare for work

2.1. Work sequence is planned in a logical order to suit the job

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

2.3. Type of glass to be fitted and frames is selected to match:

2.3.1. customer order

2.3.2. requirements for security, noise or light control

2.3.3. Australian Standards

2.4. Glass is checked for type, size and imperfections

2.5. Glass fixing method is selected according to:

2.5.1. specification

2.5.2. type of glass and frame

2.5.3. security requirements

2.5.4. sealing methods

2.5.5. Australian Standards

3. Identify site conditions and restraints

3.1. Site safety hazards are recognised and corrective action taken to reduce injury to self and others

3.2. Other on-site difficulties are identified and action taken to resolve in accordance with regulations and enterprise agreements

3.3. Special characteristics of the glass aperture are identified in relation to the effect of the glass fitting process on the finished job

3.4. Covering material is applied where necessary to protect existing fixtures and fittings

4. Prepare frame

4.1. Frame condition is assessed to ensure suitability for glazing in accordance with customer order and Australian Standards

4.2. Defective frames are reported for repair or replacement in accordance with workplace procedures

4.3. Frame is prepared (if required) to receive glass by:

4.3.1. cleaning

4.3.2. surface preparation (if required)

4.3.3. checking size against specification

4.4. Fixing and sealing materials are prepared by mixing or cutting to length as appropriate

5. Fit glass

5.1. Glass is fixed to the frame using the selected method and in accordance with recognised Australian and industry standards

5.2. Solvents and sealants are used in accordance with manufacturer recommendations and Australian Standards

5.3. Excess sealing material is removed

5.4. Glass and frame are cleaned after fixing

6. Complete work

6.1. Completed installation is checked to ensure compliance with customer requirements, specifications and Australian Standards

6.2. Workplace documentation is completed in accordance with workplace requirements

6.3. Work area is cleaned and left in a safe condition and rubbish removed from work area and disposed of in accordance with relevant statutory requirements and workplace requirements

6.4. Tools, equipment and materials are cleaned and stored following workplace procedures

6.5. Waste and scrap material is removed for disposal or recycling as required

Qualifications and Skillsets

LMFGG3017B appears in the following qualifications:

  • LMF30602 - Certificate III in Glass and Glazing