Unit of competency details

RIICWD528D - Prepare detailed design of traffic management systems (Release 2)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
2 (this release)Current 07/Dec/2014
(View details for release 1) Replaced14/Nov/2013

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes and is equivalent to RIICWD528A - Prepare detailed design of traffic management systems 13/Nov/2013


Training packages that include this unit

Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ASCED Module/Unit of Competency Field of Education Identifier 030909 Transport Engineering  

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ASCED Module/Unit of Competency Field of Education Identifier 030909 Transport Engineering  02/May/2014 
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Unit Of competency

Modification History

Release

Comment

1

This unit replaces RIICWD528A Prepare detailed design of traffic management systems

2

Required frequency and volume of evidence amended in Performance evidence.

Substantial amendments made in Assessment Conditions field, including: references to Industry Sectors, assessor and subject matter expert experience requirements, how assessment should be conducted and what it should confirm.

Application

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to prepare detailed design of traffic management systems in Civil construction.

This unit is appropriate for those working in management or in technical specialist roles.

No licensing or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Unit Sector

Civil construction

Elements and Performance Criteria

1. Plan for the detailed design of traffic management systems

1.1 Access, interpret and apply detailed design of traffic management systems documentation and ensure the work activity is compliant

1.2 Obtain, read, interpret, clarify and confirm work requirements

1.3 Identify and confirm the traffic management systems project requirements and information

1.4 Prepare a design plan

2. Undertake the detailed design of traffic management systems

2.1 Interpret and analyse data and identify viable options

2.2 Interpret and analyse data and recommend the preferred option

2.3 Complete the detailed design of the traffic management systems

2.4 Prepare a cost estimate for executing the designed traffic management systems

2.5 Participate in the review of the traffic management systems design with peers and stakeholders

2.6 Complete the documentation of the traffic management systems design

2.7 Monitor and coordinate the progress of other team members involved in the design process

2.8 Gain design approval

3. Finalise design processes of traffic management systems

3.1 Ensure filing of design records is completed

3.2 Complete and submit design cost and other reporting

3.3 Participate in performance review of the design process

3.4 Seek client feedback and contribute to the verification of the design

3.5 Close out all systems

4. Support and review the application of the design of traffic management systems

4.1 Provide clarification and advice to those applying the design

4.2 Review the application of the design and recommend changes for continuous improvements systems detailed designs

4.3 Contribute to the validation of the design

Foundation Skills

Foundation skills essential to performance are explicit in the performance criteria of this unit. Further information is available in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package Companion Volume

Unit Mapping Information

RIICWD528A Prepare detailed design of traffic management systems

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=88a61002-9a21-4386-aaf8-69c76e675272

 

Assessment requirements

Modification History

Release

Comment

1

This unit replaces RIICWD528A Prepare detailed design of traffic management systems

2

Required frequency and volume of evidence amended in Performance evidence.

Substantial amendments made in Assessment Conditions field, including: references to Industry Sectors, assessor and subject matter expert experience requirements, how assessment should be conducted and what it should confirm.

Performance Evidence

Evidence is required to be collected that demonstrates a candidate’s competency in this unit. Evidence must be relevant to the roles within this sector’s work operations and satisfy all of the requirements of the performance criteria of this unit and include evidence that the candidate:

  • locates and applies applicable legislation, documentation, policies and procedures
  • implements the requirements, procedures and techniques for the safe, effective and efficient detailed design of traffic management systems including:
  • accessing and interpreting plans, drawings, specifications and design briefs
  • accessing and interpreting engineering survey and geotechnical information
  • accessing and interpreting hydrological, meteorological, cultural and heritage data
  • applying computer based design technology
  • applying Industry or government standard design software
  • applying engineering graphical presentation techniques
  • works effectively with others to undertake and complete the detailed design and documentation of traffic management systems that meets all of the required outcomes including:
  • using a range of communication techniques and equipment to convey information to others
  • maintaining written and verbal reporting requirements
  • organising work activities to meet all task requirements
  • communicating clearly and concisely with others to receive and clarify work instructions
  • demonstrates completion of detailed designs of traffic management systems that safely, effectively and efficiently meets all of the required outcomes on more than one (1) occasion including:
  • determine traffic management systems capacity requirements
  • select appropriate implementation techniques
  • develop and apply design plans
  • interpret and analyse data
  • complete a detailed design of traffic management systems
  • prepare a cost estimate
  • participate in a design review
  • obtain design approval
  • complete and submit design cost
  • review application of design and recommending changes

Knowledge Evidence

The candidate must demonstrate knowledge of the detailed design of traffic management systems through:

  • applying legislative, organisation and site requirements and procedures for:
  • risk assessment and management
  • statutory compliance
  • work health and safety
  • applying equipment safety requirements
  • complying with emergency issues
  • complying environmental issues
  • complying with WHS
  • quality management
  • verbal and written communication requirements
  • Australian and other relevant standards
  • Industry and organisational design procedures
  • current Industry best practice
  • traffic management systems options
  • traffic management systems geometric requirements
  • potential hazards, constraints and conditions
  • documentation and reporting
  • design review
  • design approval
  • record keeping and filing
  • performance reviews
  • systems close out
  • techniques for choosing preferred options
  • team leadership techniques
  • operational techniques required for the execution of traffic management systems implementation tasks
  • cost estimation techniques

Assessment Conditions

  • An assessor of this unit must satisfy the requirements of the NVR/AQTF or their successors; and Industry regulations for certification and licensing; and,
  • this unit is best assessed in the context of this sector’s work environment; and,
  • outcomes of this unit that occur in an office-based setting may be assessed in a simulated environment provided it is realistic and sufficiently rigorous to cover all aspects of this sector’s workplace performance, including environment, task skills, task management skills, contingency management skills and job role environment skills; and,
  • this unit must be assessed in compliance with relevant legislation/regulation and using policies, procedures, processes and operational manuals directly related to the industry sector for which it is being assessed; and,
  • assessment may be conducted in conjunction with the assessment of other Units of Competency; and,
  • assessment must confirm consistent performance can be applied in a range of relevant workplace circumstances; and,
  • assessors must demonstrate the performance evidence, and knowledge evidence as outlined in this Unit of Competency, and through the minimum years of current* work experience specified below in an Industry sector relevant to the outcomes of the unit; or,
  • where the assessor does not meet experience requirements a co-assessment or partnership arrangement must exist between the qualified assessor and an Industry subject matter expert. The Industry subject matter expert should hold the unit being assessed (or an equivalent unit) and/or demonstrate equivalence of skills and knowledge at the unit level. An Industry technical expert must also demonstrate skills and knowledge from the minimum years of current work experience specified below in the Industry sector, including time spent in roles related to the unit being assessed; and,
  • assessor and Industry subject matter expert requirements differ depending on the Australian Qualifications Framework Level (AQF) of the qualification being assessed and/or Industry Sector as follows:
  • Industry sector

    AQF** Level

    Required assessor or Industry subject matter expert experience

    Drilling, Metalliferous Mining, Coal Mining, Extractive (Quarrying) and Civil Construction

    1

    1 Year

    2

    2 Years

    Drilling, Coal Mining and Extractive (Quarrying)

    3-6

    3 Years

    Metalliferous Mining and Civil Construction

    3-6

    5 Years

    Other sectors

    Where this Unit is being assessed outside of the Resources and Infrastructure Sectors assessor and/or Industry subject matter expert experience should be in-line with industry standards for the sector in which it is being assessed and where no Industry standard is specified should comply with any relevant regulation.

    *Assessors can demonstrate current work experience through employment within Industry in a role relevant to the outcomes of the Unit; or, for external assessors this can be demonstrated through exposure to Industry by conducting frequent site assessments across various locations.

    **Where a unit is being delivered outside of a Qualification the first numeric character in the Unit code should be considered to indicate the AQF level

    Links

    Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=88a61002-9a21-4386-aaf8-69c76e675272

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