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Qualification details

LMF20908 - Certificate II in Flooring Technology (Release 2)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
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Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
DeletedDeleted from LMF02 Furnishing Training Package09/Dec/2013
Supersedes LMF20102 - Certificate II in Floor Covering and Finishing12/May/2009

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 04/Oct/2011
(View details for release 1) 11/May/2009

Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

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LMFFL2001A - Use flooring technology sector hand and power toolsUse flooring technology sector hand and power tools N/A
LMFFL2002A - Receive and prepare floor covering materials for installationReceive and prepare floor covering materials for installation N/A
LMFFL2003A - Select, operate and maintain floor covering cutting machineSelect, operate and maintain floor covering cutting machine N/A
LMFFL2004A - Moisture test timber and concrete floorsMoisture test timber and concrete floors N/A
LMFFL2101A - Remove existing floor coveringsRemove existing floor coverings N/A
LMFFL2102A - Prepare, select and apply smoothing and patching compoundsPrepare, select and apply smoothing and patching compounds N/A
LMFFL2103A - Select and apply appropriate compounds and additivesSelect and apply appropriate compounds and additives N/A
LMFFL2104A - Prepare concrete sub-floors using wet cleaning methodsPrepare concrete sub-floors using wet cleaning methods N/A
LMFFL2105A - Select, prepare and apply moisture barriers and damp proof membranes to concrete sub-floorsSelect, prepare and apply moisture barriers and damp proof membranes to concrete sub-floors N/A
LMFFL2106A - Prepare walls for coveringsPrepare walls for coverings N/A
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 332111 Floor Finisher 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4423-11 Floor Finisher 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0403 Building 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Home Furnishing 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Carpet Floor Preparer,Timber Floor Preparers,Concrete Floor Preparer 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 332111 Floor Finisher 28/Apr/2009 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4423-11 Floor Finisher 28/Apr/2009 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0403 Building 28/Apr/2009 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 11/May/2009 
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Description

This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to perform basic flooring preparation and installation tasks such as timber, carpet and vinyl floor coverings that involve known routines and procedures and some accountability for the quality of outcomes.

Job roles /employment outcomes 

The LMF20908 Certificate II in Flooring Technology reflects vocational outcomes for those performing job roles involving handling flooring materials, preparing surfaces and installing a range of floorings.

Application 

This qualification is typically used to develop skills and knowledge in preparation of flooring surfaces and installing flooring materials where there is a clearly defined range of contexts in which the choice of actions required is usually clear and there is limited complexity in the range of options to be applied. It can involve collaboration with others through members of a group or team.

Pathways into the qualification 

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry. Credit can be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed LMF10108 Certificate I in Furnishing or achieved equivalent industry experience.

Pathways from the qualification 

Further training pathways from this qualification may include LMF1208 Certificate III in Flooring Technology and relevant supervisory, management or competitive manufacturing qualifications.

Licensing considerations 

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details.

Pathways Information

Not applicable.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not applicable.

Entry Requirements

Not applicable.

Employability Skills Summary

EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS QUALIFICATION SUMMARY 

Employability Skill 

Industry /enterprise requirements for this qualification include :

Communication

  • complete written documentation
  • use communication technologies efficiently
  • demonstrate effective and appropriate communication and interpersonal skills
  • interpret and apply workplace procedures and instructions
  • share workplace information
  • communicate information about problems with work
  • read and understand job specifications
  • communicate information relating to OHS

Teamwork

  • work independently and as part of a team
  • provide support to others in the work area
  • identify performance required to meet customer needs in own work and/or team
  • identify own role and responsibility within a team

Problem-solving

  • identify and report any workplace hazards
  • identify production problems and make contributions to their solution
  • apply knowledge of materials, product purpose and processes to operations
  • check machine performance and identify signs of faulty operations
  • use material and process knowledge to solve problems
  • monitor workplace activities and identify and report faults or problems
  • recognise hazards and follow appropriate hazard control measures

Initiative and enterprise

  • provide feedback on procedures and processes
  • gather and interpret information
  • ask questions regarding requirements and expectations
  • make suggestions for continuous improvement
  • inspect quality of production on an ongoing basis
  • record basic information on the quality and other indicators of production performance

Planning and organising

  • plan work activities
  • monitor production and work load priorities
  • select appropriate tools
  • identify requirements for materials, quality and production
  • direct items to the correct area for further processing
  • identify and use relevant personal protective equipment
  • organise work area to maintain housekeeping standards

Self-management

  • plan to meet own work requirements
  • keep the work area clean and tidy at all times
  • conduct regular housekeeping activities
  • interpret data and information as required by own job
  • monitor own work
  • understand own work activities
  • identify personal responsibilities
  • accept responsibility for quality of own work
  • follow OHS practices during production and manufacturing processes

Learning

  • assess own competencies in meeting job requirements
  • listen to feedback and advice of supervisors
  • identify own skill requirements and seek skill development if required
  • attend training or skill development activities
  • ask questions to expand own knowledge

Technology

  • use appropriate tools, machines and equipment safely and effectively
  • use machinery to meet productivity requirements
  • perform minor maintenance on machinery in accordance with workplace practice
  • use manual handling technologies in the workplace
  • set up and adjust tools and equipment

Packaging Rules

Packaging Rules 

To be awarded the LMF20908 Certificate II in Flooring Technology, competency must be achieved in fourteen  (14 ) units of competency.

  • six  (6 ) core units of competency
  • eight  (8 ) elective units of competency.

Note: Where prerequisite units apply, these have been listed, and must be considered in the total number of units.

CORE UNITS 

Complete all six  (6 ) units from this list.

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisites 

LMFFL2001A

Use flooring technology sector hand and power tools

MSAENV272B

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSAPMOHS100A

Follow OHS procedures

MSAPMOPS101A

Make measurements

MSAPMSUP102A

Communicate in the workplace

MSAPMSUP106A

Work in a team

ELECTIVE UNITS 

Select eight  (8 ) units from Groups A and B as specified below.

Group A 

Select a minimum of five (5)  units from Group A.

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisites 

LMFFL2002A

Receive and prepare floor covering materials for installation

LMFFL2003A

Select, operate and maintain floor covering cutting machine

LMFFL2004A

Moisture test timber and concrete floors

LMFFL2101A

Remove existing floor coverings

LMFFL2102A

Prepare, select and apply smoothing and patching compounds

LMFFL2103A

Select and apply appropriate compounds and additives

LMFFL2104A

Prepare concrete sub-floors using wet cleaning methods

LMFFL2105A

Select, prepare and apply moisture barriers and damp proof membranes to concrete sub-floors

LMFFL2106A

Prepare walls for covering

LMFFL2107A

Select, operate and maintain grinding equipment

LMFFL2108A

Select, operate and maintain shot blasting equipment

LMFFL2109A

Select, operate and maintain demolition equipment

LMFFL2110A

Select, operate and maintain scarifying equipment

LMFFL2111A

Coarse sand timber flooring

LMFFL2112A

Install hard underlays

LMFFL2201A

Install carpet cushion/underlays and gripper accessories

LMFFL2202A

Install unpatterned tufted and bonded carpet floor coverings

LMFFL2203A

Install carpet tiles using standard installation procedures

LMFFL2204A

Install unpatterned tufted and bonded carpet floor coverings to stairs

LMFFL2301A

Install lay flat vinyl floor coverings

LMFFL2302A

Install resilient tiles using standard installation procedures

LMFFL2501A

Install laminate and engineered timber flooring

LMFFL2502A

Install impact and sound absorption underlay

LMFFL2503A

Nail strip timber flooring

LMFFL2504A

Install expansion joints

LMFFL2505A

Install mouldings and edge trims to timber flooring

LMFFL3101A

Inspect sub-floors

LMFFL3102A

Prepare, select and apply screed to concrete sub-floors

Group B 

Up to three  (3 ) relevant units may be chosen from units not already selected in Group A, or units in this Training Package, other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses. Those units must be aligned at Certificate II level of Certificate III level (a maximum of 2 Certificate III units)

Units selected from other Training Packages and accredited courses via Group B must be relevant to the qualification outcome and not duplicate units available within this qualification.

If Competitive Manufacturing units are chosen (identified as MSACM in the code), these should only be selected on the basis of work requirements.