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View Unit : Attach and detach articulated or drawbar vehicle mounted bodies

Unit
Unit Reference Number
M/602/4324
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Attach and detach articulated or drawbar vehicle mounted bodies
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
10
Unit Credit Value
3
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
7.2 Warehousing and Distribution
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

know how to attach and detach the articulated or drawbar vehicle mounted body

1.1

Explain the relevant organisational policies and procedures, in relation to attaching and detaching the vehicle mounted body correctly, that relate to:

• health, safety and security

• personal protective equipment

• legal requirements

• operating requirements

1.2

Explain:

• how to prepare the vehicle for attaching and detaching the vehicle mounted body

• when different connections have to be made

• how to connect and disconnect different connections

• how to position the vehicle for coupling and uncoupling

• which required checks are required

• how to test the coupling has been completed successfully

1.3

Identify problems that can occur when attaching and detaching the body to the vehicle

1.4

Explain the appropriate action to take, in order to deal with identified problems

2

be able to attach and detach the articulated or drawbar vehicle mounted body

2.1

Follow all organisational policies and procedures, in relation to attaching and detaching the vehicle mounted body correctly, that relate to:

• health, safety and security

• personal protective equipment

• legal requirements

• operating requirements

2.2

Prepare the vehicle for attaching and detaching

2.3

Manoeuvre the vehicle in relation to the body for attaching

2.4

Establish that the body is positioned correctly and secured and that all necessary connections have been made

2.5

Test that the vehicle and body systems work correctly and that the vehicle is safe to drive after attachment of the body

2.6

Select a safe site for detaching the body from the vehicle

2.7

Disconnect the connections between the vehicle and the body when detaching

2.8

Stow all connections according to organisational procedures and practices

2.9

Drive the vehicle from the body carefully to ensure the detachment of the body has been achieved

Equivalent Units
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2.5.10.0L