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Unit: Installation requirements

Section: Site assessment

MSFKB3002: Determine requirements for installation

Competencies covered

MSFKB3002: Determine requirements for installation


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The site assessment is a crucial stage in every installation project.

This is where you check measurements, confirm the design details with the client, and note all of the features of the site that will affect your installation methods.

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In this section, we'll discuss the process of carrying out a site assessment.

We'll also cover basic plan reading skills, and the site safety requirements that you're likely to encounter.

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Completing this section

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The assignment for this section is designed to give you practice in sketching a simple on-site plan, showing the layout and positioning of cabinets and other features. Have a look at the assignment now to see what you'll need to do to complete it.

Also in the menu bar are links to the lessons for this section:

  • The assessment process

  • Reading plans

  • Site safety

These lessons will provide you with more background information on the processes involved in carrying out a site assessment.

The Just for fun exercise for this section will help you with your plan reading skills, in particular your ability to find dimensions from a plan and elevation.

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