Moisture test timber and concrete floors

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 LMFFL2004A, 'Moisture test timber and concrete floors'.
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. Prepare for work

1.1. Applicable legislative, OHS and organisational requirements relevant to moisture testing timber and concrete are verified and complied with

1.2. Customer enquiry and relevant information is consulted to determine the type of proposed flooring operation and other work requirements

1.3. Moisture content requirements for the proposed flooring are determined from manufacturer or workplace information

1.4. Tools, equipment and required materials are obtained and prepared for the work

2. Conduct moisture testing on timber flooring and components

2.1. The type of floor construction materials and the building floor structure and substructure are identified

2.2. Timber flooring is visually inspected to identify irregularities in moisture content.

2.3. Ventilation flow is confirmed and irregularities noted

2.4. Floor joists, bearers and stumps are visually checked for moisture content irregularities

2.5. Moisture testing of timber flooring, floor joists, bearers and stumps EMC is completed in accordance with the approved process and standard

3. Conduct moisture testing on concrete floors

3.1. The type of floor construction materials and the building floor structure and substructure are identified

3.2. Concrete floor is visually inspected to identify irregularities in moisture content.

3.3. Moisture testing is completed in accordance with the approved process and Australian standard

4. Notify findings of moisture tests

4.1. Notification of the findings of the moisture tests is completed in accordance with the current and relevant Australian standards

4.2. Copies of the notification are sent to appropriate personnel and suitably filed following workplace procedures

Qualifications and Skillsets

LMFFL2004A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LMF10108 - Certificate I in Furnishing
  • LMF31208 - Certificate III in Flooring Technology
  • LMF20908 - Certificate II in Flooring Technology