CPPCLO3019 – Remove waste and recyclable materials Copy

CPPCLO3019 – Remove waste and recyclable materials Copy


CPPCLO3019 – Remove waste and recyclable materials

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to identify waste and recyclable materials to be removed, assess hazards associated with their removal, remove waste collected or created through the cleaning process, and safely transfer it to a dedicated waste disposal point for collection using required equipment and methods. Waste collection is conducted as part of a regular cleaning routine, usually on a daily basis and can include a range of materials, such as chemicals, contaminated materials and general waste. The unit also covers identifying recyclable materials and transferring them to required collection points. Recyclable materials are those that may be reused or made into another product.

The unit supports cleaners who work alone or in teams. It applies in a range of commercial and residential work sites.

This unit is broken up into 5 elements. They are:

  1. Plan and prepare to handle waste
  2. Transfer waste to waste carrier
  3. Transfer waste to disposal unit
  4. Deliver recyclable materials
  5. Clean and safety check equipment, and store equipment and chemicals

At the conclusion of this training, you will be asked to complete an assessment pack. The information contained in this unit will assist you in completion of this task.