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.

Core units

add topic DEFGEN012

Provide technical advice

add topic DEFPHL007

Conduct chlorine dosing of water at the point of supply

add topic DEFPHL008

Coordinate environmental health operations

add topic DEFPHL009

Conduct a quick assessment of disease outbreak

add topic DEFPHL010

Conduct a field hygiene survey

Group A: General elective units

add topic AHCPMG307

Apply animal trapping techniques

add topic CPPPMT3019

Organise and monitor pest management operations

add topic CPPWMT4007A

Implement waste management plans

add topic CPPWMT4030A

Determine waste management services

add topic CPPWMT4032A

Inform and educate clients on waste management issues

add topic CPPWMT5036A

Develop waste management plans

add topic FDFFS2001A

Implement the food safety program and procedures

add topic FDFTEC3001A

Participate in a HACCP team

add topic FDFFS2001A Implement the food safety program and procedures

add topic HLTDEF001

Participate in a land based deployed health capability

add topic HLTPOP002

Monitor and maintain sewage systems

add topic NWPTRT001

Operate and control water treatment processes

add topic NWPTRT061

Operate and control wastewater processes

add topic NWPGEN009

Perform laboratory testing

add topic NWPSOU012

Monitor, inspect and report catchment operations

add topic NWPTRT052

Operate and control hypochlorite disinfection processes

add topic NWPTRT071

Operate and control pre-treatment processes

Group B: Specialisation elective units (Work Health and Safety)

add topic BSBWHS403

Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes

add topic BSBWHS405

Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS management systems

add topic BSBWHS409

Assist with workplace monitoring processes