Construct textiles for canopy style awnings

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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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
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Wiki Markup
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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 LMFBA2007A, 'Construct textiles for canopy style awnings'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Plan and prepare for work

1.1. OHS requirements, legislative requirements and workplace practices are observed throughout the work

1.2. Personal protective equipment is selected and used

1.3. Work order is reviewed, confirmed and clarified with appropriate personnel

1.4. Frame is measured and quantities of materials calculated

1.5. Textiles are selected and checked for flaws according to workplace practices

1.6. Tools and equipment are selected and used according to workplace practices and manufacturer'sinstructions

2. Lay out, mark and cut textiles

2.1. Correct side of textile, naps, direction of patterns and pattern matches are identified

2.2. Textiles are laid over frame

2.3. Textiles are measured and marked to fit frame leaving joiningallowances

2.4. Panels are marked and cut

2.5. Scallops are marked and cut

2.6. Textiles are cut

2.7. Measurements are checked against work order

3. Join textiles

3.1. Textiles are joined according to workplace practices

3.2. Textiles are laid over frame and perimeter pockets marked

3.3. Pockets are sewn

3.4. Scallop edging is attached

4. Construct awning

4.1. Method of fixing skin to frame is determined

4.2. Textile skin is constructed according to work instructions

4.3. Skin is attached to frame according to work instructions

4.4. Frame is braced

5. Apply quality checks

5.1. Completed awnings are checked ensuring finish and final size match work requirements

5.2. Parts of the work that do not comply with work order are repaired or reworked

5.3. Frame is checked for damage and repairs made if necessary according to workplace practices

6. Complete work

6.1. Finished work is cleaned, protected and stored following workplace practices

6.2. Tools and equipment are cleaned, maintained and stored

6.3. Faulty tools and equipment are reported to appropriate personnel

6.4. Work area is cleaned and waste is disposed of according to workplace practices

6.5. Workplace documentation is completed

Qualifications and Skillsets

LMFBA2007A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LMF31808 - Certificate III in Blinds and Awnings
  • LMF10108 - Certificate I in Furnishing
  • LMF21008 - Certificate II in Blinds and Awnings