16 units of competency are required for this qualification comprising:
5 core units listed below, plus
11 elective units.
Choose a minimum of 10 elective units from the list below, of which 8 must be taken from Group A and 2 must be taken from Group B.
Choose the remaining 1 elective unit from the elective unit list 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.
Where a prerequisite unit is attached to an elective unit it is identified by this symbol .
The prerequisite 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 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.
Provide technical advice
Conduct chlorine dosing of water at the point of supply
Coordinate environmental health operations
Conduct a quick assessment of disease outbreak
Conduct a field hygiene survey
Group A: General elective units
Apply animal trapping techniques
Organise and monitor pest management operations
Implement waste management plans
Determine waste management services
Inform and educate clients on waste management issues
Develop waste management plans
Implement the food safety program and procedures
Participate in a HACCP team
FDFFS2001A Implement the food safety program and procedures
Participate in a land based deployed health capability
Monitor and maintain sewage systems
Operate and control water treatment processes
Operate and control wastewater processes
Perform laboratory testing
Monitor, inspect and report catchment operations
Operate and control hypochlorite disinfection processes
Operate and control pre-treatment processes
Group B: Specialisation elective units (Work Health and Safety)
Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
Assist with workplace monitoring processes