To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

16 units of competency:

7 core units

9 elective units.

The elective units must ensure the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome and are to be chosen as follows:

all 9 units may be chosen from the elective units listed below

up to 2 units may be chosen from other Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualifications in CPP, or another current Training Package or accredited course, provided they do not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification.

Core units

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Plan spatial data collection

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Conduct GNSS surveys

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Conduct engineering surveys

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Perform advanced surveying computations

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Perform geodetic surveying computations

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Conduct geodetic surveys

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Design basic engineering structures

Elective units

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Produce maps for land management purposes

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Undertake project work

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Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

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Conduct field surveying operations

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Prepare and present GIS data

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Capture new spatial data

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Maintain spatial data systems

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Interpret and collate spatial data

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Design spatial data storage systems

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Develop subdivision survey designs for local government approval

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Set out stormwater systems

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Plan and implement surveying projects

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Apply land and planning law to surveying

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Integrate surveying datasets

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Conduct precision surveys

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Develop spreadsheets for spatial data

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Locate underground services in surveying practice

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Coordinate GIS data manipulation and analysis

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Conduct open pit mine surveys

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Produce mine drawings

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Conduct underground mine surveys

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Investigate tenure and land use history

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Compile and check survey plans

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.