Skill set details

MSMSS00005 - Operate a drain cleaning system (Release 2)


Usage recommendation:
Is superseded by and equivalent to MSMSS00019 - Operate a drain cleaning system 30/Sep/2021

ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 22/Oct/2018
(View details for release 1) 15/Dec/2015

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Modification History

Release 2.0 – Skill set updated to include MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing.

Release 1.0 New Skill Set


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Pathways Information

These competencies can provide credit towards relevant qualifications in the MSM Manufacturing Training Package

Licensing/Regulatory Information

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Skill Set Requirements


Interpret technical drawing


Work in accordance with an issued permit


Follow emergency response procedures


Work safely


Operate a drain cleaning system

Target Group

At least one member of the drain cleaning team needs to be competent to operate independently. This not only involves technical competence in operating drain cleaning systems but also requires safe operation within the worksite which may not be familiar to the operator.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the MSM Manufacturing Training Package meet the minimum industry requirements for an independent operator of drain cleaning systems.

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