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.

Core units

add topic DEFADI001

Hook up external lift loads

add topic DEFADI002

Assist in establishing and clearing a cargo drop zone

add topic DEFADI003

Rig and dispatch air-drop loads

add topic DEFADI004

Work safely and efficiently in and around rotary wing aircraft

add topic DEFADI005

Work safely and effectively in and around aircraft on the airside

add topic DEFADI006

Prepare and rig platform air-drop loads

add topic DEFADI007

Load and secure cargo during fixed wing air-land tasks

add topic DEFMIL006

Operate in a threat environment

Group A: Specialisation elective units

add topic BSBWHS201

Contribute to health and safety of self and others

add topic DEFEXO001

Work safely with explosive ordnance

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic TLID1001

Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

add topic TLID2003

Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances

Group B: Technical elective units

add topic AVID0001

Package dangerous goods for air transport

add topic TLIA3015

Complete receival/despatch documentation

add topic TLID2004

Load and unload goods/cargo

add topic TLID2047

Prepare cargo for transfer with slings

add topic TLIE3002

Estimate/calculate mass, area and quantify dimensions

Group C: General elective units

add topic BSBINM201

Process and maintain workplace information

add topic DEFGEN001

Work in a team

add topic DEFGEN006

Work with equity and diversity

add topic TLIB1028

Maintain and use hand tools

add topic TLIE2007

Use communications systems

add topic TLIE3004

Prepare workplace documents