Domain - Timber Machining

Domain - Timber Machining

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Level 2

Perform basic calculations for the operation of wood forming machines and grinders

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17960 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to perform basic calculations required: in the operation of a wood forming machine, and a grinder used in a wood forming operation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Make straight cutters

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690 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with making straight cutters; prepare to cut and grind straight cutters; cut and grind straight cutters; hone and balance straight cutters; and store straight cutters.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Level 3

Inspect and maintain a wood forming machine

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15775 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with inspecting and maintaining a wood forming machine; dismantle and clean a wood forming machine; inspect and replace wood forming machine components; assemble and test a wood forming machine; and check and align a wood forming machine.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Operate a planing system in wood manufacturing

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22989 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage safety and hazards when operating and monitoring a planing system; demonstrate knowledge of the operation and operating principles of a planing system; prepare to operate a planing system; operate a planing system; and monitor a planing system.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set up a timber planer for dress four sides

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675 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of factors affecting the finished quality of machined timber; manage hazards associated with setting up a planer for dress four sides; clean and strip a dress four sides planer; explain the sequence of setting up a planer for dress four sides; select and fit preset cutterheads for dress four sides; complete set-up, make adjustments and calculations for dress four sides; and check planer set-up for dress four sides.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Feed and tail out a planer, and monitor planer performance

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678 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage safety and hazards when feeding and tailing out a planer; demonstrate knowledge of the operation and operating principles of a planer; feed timber into a planer; out-feed planed timber; monitor planer performance; and record downtime, and report machinery breakages. This unit standard includes the feeding of sawn or planed timber (feedstock) into a planing machine, and the out-feeding of planed timber.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Joint straight cutters

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681 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with joint straight cutters, prepare and set up jointer; and joint cutters and adjust cutterhead.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Joint profile cutters

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682 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with joint profile cutters; prepare and set up jointer; and joint profile cutters and adjust cutterhead.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Grind and hone straight cutters

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684 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with grinding and honing straight cutters; clean and match cutters; prepare grinder; mount cutters and adjust grinder; grind and hone cutters; balance cutters; and store cutters.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Grind and hone straight cutters in-head
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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685 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with grinding and honing straight cutters in-head; clean cutterhead; prepare grinder; mount and adjust cutterhead in grinder; grind and hone cutters in-head; and store cutterhead.

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set cutters into cutterheads

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689 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with setting cutters into cutterheads; strip and clean cutterhead; select cutters; and fit and balance cutters. The removal of the cutterhead from the planer is not part of this unit standard.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Level 4

Apply calculations for operating and maintaining wood forming machines

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17959 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply calculations to: obtain cutter balancing; determine and maintain the grinding wheel cutting speed; determine changes in pulley sizes required; determine pneumatic pressure required for wood forming machine components; and determine wood forming machine efficiency.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Identify, diagnose and rectify machined product defects

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19719 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify the causes of, diagnose and rectify machined product defects.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Develop profile, and grind and hone profile cutters in-head

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23105 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: determine developed profile shape; manage hazards associated with grinding and honing profile cutters in-head; clean cutterhead; prepare grinder; mount and adjust cutterhead and template; grind and hone cutters; and store cutterhead.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set up timber planer for profile

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676 Unit Standard 30 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with setting up a timber planer for profile; clean and strip a profile planer; select and fit preset cutterheads; complete set-up and make adjustments and calculations for profile; and check planer set-up for profile.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Make profile cutter templates

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688 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: draw profiles; and make profile cutter templates. This unit standard does not cover the making of cutters or the development of templates.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Explain and calculate costing of timber machining operations

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8009 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to explain costing components of operations and calculate the cost of manufacturing a timber-machined product.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Set cutterhead spindle positions using data from a calibrated measuring device

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8010 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: manage hazards associated with setting machines which have calibrated measuring and setting systems; align and calibrate measuring and timber planing systems; and set spindle adjustment positions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 13 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Level 5

Manage planer operations, and tooling and profile systems
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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15772 Unit Standard 35 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: control hazards associated with managing tooling and profile systems; verify customer requirements for tooling and profiles; manage preparation of profile and tooling; troubleshoot tooling and profile design, manage planer operations, and manage storage systems for profile and tooling.

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council Competenz

Data as at 10 August 2022