LMF50311 - Diploma of Stained Glass and Leadlighting
Diploma of Stained Glass and Leadlighting
This qualification describes the skills and knowledge required to perform advanced design manufacture, repair and installation of stained glass and leadlighting, including heritage conservation.
Job roles/employment outcomes
The LMF50311 Diploma of Stained Glass and Leadlighting reflects vocational outcomes for those performing design and manufacture of stained glass and leadlighting job roles, including heritage conservation. Work involves self-directed application of knowledge and skills, with substantial depth in some areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques for self and others.
This qualification is typically used to develop advanced skills and knowledge in stained glass and leadlighting design and heritage conservation, plus initiation of alternative approaches to skills or knowledge application across a broad range of technical and/or management requirements, evaluation and coordination. Work would involve participation in development of strategic initiatives, as well as personal responsibility and autonomy in performing complex technical operations or organising others. It may include participation in teams, including teams concerned with planning and evaluation functions, and could involve group or team coordination.
To be awarded the LMF50311 Diploma of Stained Glass and Leadlighting, competency must be achieved in twenty five (25) units of competency.
eleven (11) core units of competency
fourteen (14) elective units of competency.
Core units of competency
Complete all of the following eleven (11) units of competency
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Elective units of competency
Complete fourteen(14) units of competency, made up of:
a minimum of one (1) unit from Group A
a minimum of four (4) units from Group B
a minimum of four (4) units from Group C
the remainder of units, to a maximum of (5), may be selected from:
units not previously selected from Groups A, B or C
relevant units from this Training Package, other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses, where those units are aligned at Certificate IV or Diploma level (maximum 2 units) or Advanced Diploma level (maximum 3 units).
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Pathways into the qualification
This qualification may be accessed by direct entry. Credit can be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed LMF30611 Certificate III in Glass and Glazing, or achieved equivalent industry experience.
Pathways from the qualification
Further training pathways from this qualification may include Furnishing Advanced Diploma and relevant management or competitive manufacturing qualifications.
Additional qualification advice
There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details.
Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:
Organise and understand information related to work orders, plans and safety procedures
Organise and understand detailed technical information related to the materials and the products used in, and related to, stained glass and leadlighting
Communicate ideas and information to enable confirmation of work requirements and specifications, coordination of work with other workers and customers, and the reporting of work outcomes and problems
Maintain records related to product and materials quality
Work with others and in a team by recognising dependencies and using cooperative approaches to optimise work flow and productivity
Lead a small team
Use pre-checking and inspection techniques to ensure tools are serviceable and ready to use
Use checking and inspection techniques to ensure instruments comply with specifications and that instances of non-compliance are remedied
Identify, anticipate and respond to faults in glass or other materials
Identify, anticipate and respond to the problems related to glass and other material properties
Identify and analyse faults in stained glass and leadlighting
Select and apply the most appropriate stained glass and leadlighting maintenance and repair techniques
Identify, anticipate and respond to the impact of the material properties on the product
Initiative and enterprise
Recognise and respond to circumstances outside instructions or personal competence
Originate a new design concept
Plan a small business enterprise
Planning and organising
Plan and organise activities, including the preparation and layout of own worksite, and the obtaining and use of tools and materials to avoid any backtracking, work flow interruptions or wastage during the production cycle
Use mathematical ideas and techniques to correctly complete measurements, calculate area and volume, and estimate other material requirements
Clarify and confirm specified work instructions
Plan work within task parameters
Apply systematic and effective time management
Accept responsibility for tasks
Set, monitor and satisfy personal work goals
Satisfy the competency requirements for the job
Maintain current knowledge of stained glass and leadlighting tools and production materials
Maintain current knowledge of stained glass and leadlighting processes and techniques
Seek learning opportunities
Use workplace technology related to the selection, preparation and use of stained glass and leadlighting products and materials, including hand and power tools, calculators, measuring devices and technical support systems