Domain - Pipeline Construction and Maintenance

Domain - Pipeline Construction and Maintenance

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Level 3

Demonstrate knowledge of pipe installation using a soil displacement hammer
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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30098 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of pipe installation using a soil displacement hammer.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of pipe bursting
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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30100 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of pipe bursting.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out maintenance operations on drinking-water networks

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 19209, unit standard 19211, unit standard 22097, unit standard 22100, unit standard 24922, and unit standard 27330.

31449 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to carry out maintenance operations on drinking-water networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out maintenance operations on wastewater networks
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 31451 were replaced by unit standard 32814 and unit standard 32815. This unit standard replaced unit standard 19213, unit standard 19214, unit standard 19215, unit standard 22098, unit standard, and unit standard 22111

31450 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of wastewater networks; demonstrate knowledge of materials, fittings, and techniques used for wastewater networks; and carry out maintenance operations on wastewater networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out maintenance operations on stormwater networks
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 31450 were replaced by unit standard 32814 and unit standard 32815. This unit standard replaced unit standard 11312, unit standard 22114, and unit standard 24923.

31451 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of stormwater networks; demonstrate knowledge of materials, fittings, and techniques used for stormwater networks; and carry out maintenance operations on stormwater networks.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out work operations for pipeline construction
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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31454 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of pipeline construction; and carry out work operations for pipeline construction.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of and carry out work operations for trenchless pipe installation
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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31513 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of trenchless pipe installation, and carry out work operations for trenchless pipe installation.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of and carry out work operations for trenchless pipe rehabilitation
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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31514 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of trenchless pipe rehabilitation, and carry out work operations for trenchless pipe rehabilitation.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of drinking-water networks, and materials, fittings, and techniques used for them

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32811 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: drinking-water networks, and materials, fittings, and techniques used for drinking-water networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of wastewater and stormwater networks, their materials and fittings, and techniques used for them

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Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32815 replaced unit standard 31450 and unit standard 31451.

32814 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of wastewater and stormwater networks, and materials, fittings, and techniques used for wastewater and stormwater networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out maintenance operations on wastewater or stormwater networks

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Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32814 replaced unit standards 31450 and 31451.

32815 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to carry out maintenance operations on wastewater or stormwater networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Level 4

Demonstrate knowledge of damage avoidance, consequences of damage, and damage response for trenchless installations

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25396 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to, for trenchless installations: describe damage avoidance; describe the consequences of damage; and demonstrate knowledge of damage response.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of bypass pumping and employ bypasses for pipeline construction or maintenance
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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Version 3 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 32809 and unit standard 32810.

25445 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are, for infrastructure pipelaying, able to: demonstrate knowledge of bypass pumping; and install, commission, and decommission bypasses.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install infrastructure pipelaying structures

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27328 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to install infrastructure pipelaying structures.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of horizontal directional drilling

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28724 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of horizontal directional drilling.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out pipe installation using a soil displacement hammer
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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30097 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare a site for pipe installation using a soil displacement hammer; set up soil displacement hammer machinery and equipment and carry out pipe installation operations; disestablish a site after completing pipe installation; and care for and maintain soil displacement hammer machinery and equipment.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out pipe bursting
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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30099 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare a site for pipe bursting operations; set up machinery and equipment for pipe bursting operations; set up and install product pipe; disestablish a site after completing pipe bursting operations; and care for and maintain pipe bursting machinery and equipment.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Carry out maintenance operations on complex water reticulation assets

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31452 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to carry out maintenance operations on complex water reticulation assets.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of public health considerations, hydraulics, backflow and corrosion in drinking-water networks

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31520 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: public health considerations for installation and maintenance; hydraulics and pressure zones; backflow prevention; and corrosion and corrosion protection; in drinking-water networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of public health considerations, hydraulics, and corrosion in wastewater and stormwater networks

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31527 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: public health considerations for installation and maintenance; hydraulics; and corrosion and corrosion protection, in wastewater and stormwater networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of fusion jointing of polyethylene pipes for water networks

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31532 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: polyethylene pipe; electrofusion jointing; and butt fusion jointing, for water networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Plan trenchless pipe installation or rehabilitation operations

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31570 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to determine requirements for trenchless pipe installation or rehabilitation operations, and plan trenchless pipe installation or rehabilitation operations.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Manage pipe handling, preparation, and assembly for trenchless installation

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31571 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to manage pipe handling, preparation, and assembly for trenchless installation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of the effects of soil types and ground conditions on trenchless operations

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31572 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the effects of soil types, and ground conditions, on trenchless operations.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Set up site and equipment for trenchless pipe installation or rehabilitation and disestablish the site afterwards

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31573 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to set up a site and equipment for, and disestablish a site after, trenchless pipe installation or rehabilitation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install pipes using trenchless methodology
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 31575 were replaced by unit standard 32819.

31574 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to install pipes, and install pipes, using trenchless methodology.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Rehabilitate pipes using trenchless methodology
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2023.

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 31574 were replaced by unit standard 32819.

31575 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to rehabilitate pipes, and rehabilitate pipes, using trenchless methodology.

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of bypasses for pipeline construction and maintenance

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Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32810 replaced unit standard 25445.

32809 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of bypasses for pipeline construction and maintenance.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Install, commission, and decommission bypasses for pipeline construction or maintenance

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32810 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to install, commission, and decommission bypasses for pipeline construction or maintenance.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of complex water reticulation assets, their components and fittings, and procedures used for them

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32816 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of complex water reticulation assets; and demonstrate knowledge of components, fittings, and procedures used for complex water reticulation assets.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Use trenchless methodology to install or rehabilitate pipes

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 31574 and unit standard 31575.

32819 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to use trenchless methodology to install or rehabilitate pipes.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of water quality and water sampling in drinking-water supply networks

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32821 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe the causes and effects of variation in water quality in a drinking-water supply network, and the reasons for water quality monitoring; describe water sampling programmes for drinking-water supply networks; and describe the water tests carried out on drinking-water supply networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Demonstrate knowledge of risks and risk management in wastewater and stormwater networks

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32822 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of risks and risk management in wastewater and stormwater networks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Explain single point groundwater control, pump systems and disposal methods for an infrastructure works excavation

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32823 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain single point groundwater control; describe pump systems for dewatering; and explain disposal methods for water pumped from an infrastructure works excavation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Clean and maintain a pump station

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32825 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to clean a well and its external components; and perform routine maintenance, and monitor and report on the condition of a pump station.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 101 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Waihanga Ara Rau Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Data as at 25 May 2022