This qualification provides a trade outcome in waterproofing for the residential and commercial construction industry. This field covers: waterproofer. Paul is a waterproofer and he has the ability to install waterproofing systems in construction undertaken in both residential and commercial settings. Paul has the ability to apply waterproofing to areas that are below ground level, above ground level and wet areas; communicate with other workers to determine the need of waterproofing and the type used; unload and carry materials needed; and operate machinery, equipment and tools used in the waterproofing process. His set of skills and knowledge are shown below.

CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry

Paul can prepare for and sustain effective work within the construction industry. He is able to carry out the identification and clarification of the construction industry work context, scope and employment conditions, responsibility required to be accepted by the individual, working in a team, individual career path improvement activities and sustainable work practices and techniques. Paul can identify current resource use and identify opportunities to improve resource efficiency, and he complies with environmental regulations

CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work

Paul is able to plan and organise individual and group work activities on a construction site. He can identify task requirements, plan and organise work. Paul frequently reviews the planning and organising process

CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication

Paul is able to communicate effectively with other workers in a construction workplace environment. He is able to gather, convey and receive information through verbal and written forms of communication. Paul participates in simple on-site meeting processes

CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations

Paul can carry out measurements and perform simple calculations to determine task and material requirements for a job in a construction work environment. Paul is able to estimate approximate quantities

CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications

Paul is able to read and interpret plans and specifications relevant to construction operations. He is able to carry out the identification of types of plans and drawings and their functions, the recognition of commonly used symbols and abbreviations, the identification of key features and specifications on a site plan, the comprehension of written job specifications and the recognition of document status and amendment detail

CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Paul is able to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. He can perform his work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others. Paul is able to identify hazardous materials and other hazards on work sites, and follow emergency procedures

CPCCWP2001A Handle waterproofing materials

Paul can safely handle waterproofing materials manually and mechanically, including their storage requirements. He is able to plan and prepare; manually handle waterproofing materials; handle and remove waste materials and clean up the work site

CPCCWP2002A Use waterproofing tools and equipment

Paul is able to safely and effectively use tools and equipment used in waterproofing. He has the ability to prepare for work; identify hand and power tools; select tools for work; use tools; identify and select plant and equipment; use plant and equipment and clean up the work site

CPCCWP2003A Prepare for construction waterproofing process

Paul has the ability to apply waterproofing to differing types of wet areas in varying building situations. He can plan and prepare; identify design concepts and processes; select and prepare materials; and clean up the work site

CPCCWP2004A Prepare surfaces for waterproofing application

Paul has the ability to repair and prepare different material surfaces that form part of the application of waterproofing within the construction process. He can prepare and repair substrate and clean up the work site

CPCCWP3001A Apply waterproofing process to below ground level wet areas

Paul has the ability to identify waterproofing systems, prepare and apply waterproofing practices and principles to wet areas below ground level

CPCCWP3002A Apply waterproofing process to internal wet areas

Paul has the ability to apply waterproofing practices and principles to internal wet areas. He can identify waterproofing systems, prepare for waterproofing installation, prepare substrate, apply waterproofing and clean up work sites

CPCCWP3003A Apply waterproofing process to external wet areas

Paul has the ability to apply waterproofing practices and principles to external wet areas. He can identify waterproofing system, prepare for waterproofing installation, apply waterproofing and clean up the work site

CPCCWP3004A Apply waterproofing remedial processes

Paul has the ability to apply remedial waterproofing processes to external and below ground level wet areas, using injection epoxy, cement crystallisation or hydrostatic coating methods. He can identify waterproofing systems, prepare for waterproofing processes, apply waterproofing using injections, apply waterproofing using hydrostatic barrier coatings and clean up work sites

CPCCCA3012A Frame and fit wet area fixtures

Paul is able to install supporting framework for fixtures and flashings associated with the wet area construction for a bath, shower base and sink or basin unit, and preparation for wet area linings. This includes the bathroom, laundry, shower, toilet and en-suite wet areas. Paul is able to plan and prepare, set out wet area installation, prepare for bath installation, prepare for shower base installation, prepare for sink installation and clean up work sites

CPCCCM2006B Apply basic levelling procedures

Paul has the ability to carry out levelling in a single plane for the purpose of establishing correct and accurate set-out of building components. This includes the set-up, testing and use of levelling devices, and establishing and transferring heights using a range of levelling equipment

CPCCCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Paul has the ability to erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding to provide work platforms for various occupational applications. This includes placement of safety barriers and only involves modular scaffolding restricted to a height of 4 metres

CPCCCM2009A Carry out basic demolition

Paul has the ability to remove components from single storey buildings and structures using basic demolition techniques. This includes the preparation of the site for the demolition process and the removal of components

CPCCSH2003A Apply and install sealant and sealant devices

Paul has the ability to apply sealants and sealant devices to structures. He can prepare surfaces to receive sealants, install sealant devices and clean up work sites