16 units of competency are required for this qualification comprising:
8 core units listed below, plus
8 elective units.
Choose a minimum of 6 elective units from the list below, of which 2 must be taken from Group A, 2 must be taken from Group B and 2 must be taken from Group C.
Choose the remaining 2 elective units from the elective unit lists below or from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
All elective units chosen from outside this qualification must support the learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.
Elective units chosen must not duplicate content already covered by other units in this qualification.
Where imported units are selected, care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisite units specified are complied with.
Hook up external lift loads
Assist in establishing and clearing a cargo drop zone
Rig and dispatch air-drop loads
Work safely and efficiently in and around rotary wing aircraft
Work safely and effectively in and around aircraft on the airside
Prepare and rig platform air-drop loads
Load and secure cargo during fixed wing air-land tasks
Operate in a threat environment
Group A: Specialisation elective units
Contribute to health and safety of self and others
Work safely with explosive ordnance
Provide first aid
Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
Group B: Technical elective units
Package dangerous goods for air transport
Complete receival/despatch documentation
Load and unload goods/cargo
Prepare cargo for transfer with slings
Estimate/calculate mass, area and quantify dimensions
Group C: General elective units
Process and maintain workplace information
Work in a team
Work with equity and diversity
Maintain and use hand tools
Use communications systems
Prepare workplace documents