18 units of competency are required for this qualification:

4 core units

14 elective units

Choose a minimum of 12 electives from the list below, of which at least 7 must be taken from Group A.

Choose the remaining 2 electives from the list below or from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect the occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level. Seek further advice on selecting imported units of competency in the DEF Implementation Guide.

Where a pre-requisite unit is attached to an elective unit it is identified by this symbol .

The pre-requisite units attached to any of the elective units must be undertaken and are additional to the number of elective units required for the qualification.

Elective units selected must not duplicate content already covered by other units in this qualification.

Core units

add topic DEFEXO001

Work safely with explosive ordnance

add topic BSBWHS301

Maintain workplace safety

add topic MSAPMOHS210B

Undertake first response to non-fire incidents

add topic TLID1001A

Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

Group A: Specialisation units

add topic DEFEXO103

Dispose of non-explosive dangerous goods

add topic DEFEXO066

Inspect explosive ordnance facilities

add topic DEFGEN024

Supervise engineering and logistic tasks

add topic DEFEXO008

Conduct explosives inspection

add topic DEFEXO022

Fuze and defuze explosive ordnance

add topic DEFEXO023

Assemble and disassemble explosive components

add topic DEFEXO101

Dispose of explosives

add topic DEFEXO071

Test for the presence of explosive substances

add topic DEFWHS012

Test confined space environment

add topic DEFWHS013

Control entry to confined spaces

add topic DEFWHS014

Monitor and report on hazardous substances safety

add topic PUAEMR009B

Facilitate emergency risk assessment

add topic MSAPMSUP390A

Use structured problem solving tools

add topic PMAOHS310B

Investigate incidents

add topic PMAOPS300B

Operate a production unit

add topic PMAOPS305B

Operate process control systems

add topic PMAOPS307B

Transfer bulk fluids into/out of storage facility

add topic PMAOPS201B Operate fluid flow equipment

add topic TLIB3006A

Carry out inspection of vehicles designed to carry special loads

add topic TLIC3063A

Operate vehicle carrying special loads

add topic TLID3015A

Identify and label explosives and dangerous goods

add topic TLID2016A

Load and unload explosives and dangerous goods

Group B: General elective units

add topic DEFMIL089

Shift loads manually utilising non-motorised equipment

add topic DEFEXO002

Respond to fire

add topic DEFEXO081

Apply a knowledge of the service environment

add topic DEFEXO064

Load and unload platforms

add topic DEFEXO102

Destroy unexploded ordnance

add topic DEFGEN006

Work with equity and diversity

add topic BSBSUS201A

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic MSACMT270A

Use sustainable energy practices

add topic MSS403002A

Ensure process improvements are sustained

add topic MSAPMOHS300A

Facilitate the implementation of OHS for a work group

add topic MSAPMOHS200A Work safely

add topic MSS402001A

Apply competitive systems and practices

add topic MSS402002A

Sustain process improvements

add topic MSS402010A

Manage the impact of change on own work

add topic MSS402020A

Apply quick changeover procedures

add topic MSS402030A

Apply cost factors to work practices

add topic MSS402031A

Interpret product costs in terms of customer requirements

add topic MSS402040A

Apply 5S procedures

add topic MSS402050A

Monitor process capability

add topic MSS402051A

Apply quality standards

add topic MSS402060A

Use planning software systems in manufacturing

add topic MSS402061A

Use SCADA systems in operations

add topic MSS402080A

Undertake root cause analysis

add topic MSS402081A

Contribute to the application of a proactive maintenance strategy

add topic MSS403010A

Facilitate change in an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices

add topic MSS403001A

Implement competitive systems and practices

add topic MSS402021A

Apply Just In Time procedures

add topic MSS403021A

Facilitate a Just in Time system

add topic MSS403030A

Improve cost factors in work practices

add topic MSS403032A

Analyse manual handling processes

add topic MSS403040A

Facilitate and improve implementation of 5S

add topic MSS404081A

Undertake proactive maintenance analyses

add topic MSS404082A

Assist in implementing a proactive maintenance strategy

add topic MSS404050A

Undertake process capability improvements

add topic MSS404052A Apply statistics to processes in manufacturing

add topic MSS403051A

Mistake proof a production process

add topic MSS404052A

Apply statistics to processes in manufacturing

add topic MSS404060A

Facilitate the use of planning software systems in a work area or team

add topic MSS404061A

Facilitate the use of SCADA systems in a team or work area

add topic PUAEMR027

Assess operational risk

add topic PUAEMR030

Manage and evaluate emergency management exercises

add topic PUAEMR031

Design emergency management exercises

add topic TLID2012A

Operate specialised load shifting equipment

add topic TLIF1002B

Conduct housekeeping activities

add topic TLIF2012A

Apply safe procedures when handling/transporting dangerous goods or explosives