To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

9 units of competency:

4 core units

5 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 5 units may be chosen from the elective units listed below

up to 2 units may be chosen from other Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Graduate Certificate or Graduate 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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Manage risk

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Conduct advanced GNSS control surveys

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Conduct complex engineering set-out surveys

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Monitor engineering structures

Elective units

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Develop subdivision survey designs for local government approval

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Set out stormwater systems

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Apply land and planning law to surveying

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Conduct precision surveys

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Conduct open pit mine surveys

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Produce mine drawings

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Apply quality control measures to spatial products and services

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Design basic mines

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Conduct underground mine surveys

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Conduct mining geology operations

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Conduct advanced remote sensing analysis

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Compile mine survey plans

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Develop and manage a budget

Entry Requirements

The entry requirement to this qualification is CPP50116 Diploma of Surveying, or demonstrated equivalent competency.