Domain - Dairy Systems Engineering

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Level 2

Describe the limits of electrical work for dairy and irrigation systems workers

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31974 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to describe the limits of electrical work for dairy and irrigation systems workers.

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Level 3

Demonstrate knowledge of basic hydraulic theory for rural fluid systems

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29158 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people wishing to enter the dairy engineering sector and involves basic knowledge of hydraulic theory for rural fluid systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of basic hydraulic theory for rural fluid systems.

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Demonstrate knowledge of and install water meters into the headworks of a rural irrigation system

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31389 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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This unit standard is for people engaged in the installation of water meters into the headworks of a rural irrigation system. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of water meters for rural irrigation systems; identify and describe the functions of the componentry of a rural irrigation system headworks; install a water meter into the headworks of a rural irrigation system; and check water meter installation and complete documentation.

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Level 4

Demonstrate knowledge of farm water reticulation design methods

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29159 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working on farm water reticulation systems. It includes the underpinning knowledge required to design a farm water reticulation system and leads on to unit standard 21960. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of water quality and safety, water treatment and backflow prevention, farm water requirements, design options, hydraulic theory and pipe selection, pump selection, designing complex systems.

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Apply knowledge of design methods to design a farm water reticulation system

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29160 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people involved with the design of a farm water reticulation system and follows on from unit standard 21659. People credited with this unit standard are able to apply knowledge of design methods to design a farm water reticulation system.

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Demonstrate knowledge of farm dairy effluent hydraulic design methods

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29161 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people employed in the design and installation of farm dairy effluent systems design. It includes the underpinning knowledge required to design a farm dairy effluent system and leads on to unit standard 29162. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of sprinkler and irrigator systems, their principals of operation and applications; design methods of a FDE hydraulic system, pump selection for FDE systems.

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Apply knowledge of hydraulic design methods to design a farm dairy effluent system

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29162 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people employed in the design and installation of farm dairy effluent systems. It includes the designing of farm effluent hydraulic systems and follows on from unit standard 29161. People credited with this unit standard are able to apply knowledge of hydraulic design methods to design a farm dairy effluent (FDE) system.

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Demonstrate knowledge of pumps and pump selection for rural systems

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29163 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for the people in the milking and pumping trades, and covers knowledge of pump selection for rural systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of - pump operations; pump shaft seals and materials; calculating total dynamic head of a pump system; pump performance and of pump operating curves and their application for centrifugal pumps; suction heads; pump performance when operating in series and parallel; characteristic curves of systems and variable speed or frequency drives (VFDs); characteristics of motors used to drive pumps; and motor starters and protection devices.

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Install farm plant and equipment

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29164 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This standard is for people engaged in the installation of farm plant and equipment, which could include milking systems, effluent systems, irrigation and water systems. People credited with this unit standard are able to plan and prepare for farm plant and equipment installation, install farm plant and equipment, test installation and complete documentation

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Data as at 20 April 2021