To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

15 units of competency:

6 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

add topic CPPSIS5031

Plan spatial data collection

add topic CPPSIS5032

Capture new spatial data

add topic CPPSIS5035

Obtain and validate spatial data

add topic CPPSIS5036

Integrate spatial datasets

add topic CPPSIS5039

Plan and implement spatial projects

add topic CPPSIS6040

Develop 2-D and 3-D terrain visualisations

Elective units

add topic AHCLPW404

Produce maps for land management purposes

add topic BSBFIM501

Manage budgets and financial plans

add topic BSBWOR502

Lead and manage team effectiveness

add topic CPPCMN4002

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic CPPSIS5037

Maintain spatial data systems

add topic CPPSIS5038

Develop spatial databases

add topic CPPSIS5040

Interpret and collate spatial data

add topic CPPSIS5043

Design spatial data storage systems

add topic CPPSIS5060

Develop spreadsheets for spatial data

add topic CPPSIS5062

Conduct photogrammetric mapping

add topic CPPSIS5064

Coordinate GIS data manipulation and analysis

add topic ICTICT307

Customise packaged software applications for clients

add topic ICTICT308

Use advanced features of computer applications

add topic ICTICT409

Develop macros and templates for clients using standard products

add topic ICPKNW322

Develop knowledge of the printing and graphic arts industry

add topic PSPLND001

Investigate tenure and land use history

add topic PSPLND012

Review planning documents and environmental assessments

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.