14 units of competency are required for this qualification:

5 core units

9 elective units

Choose a minimum of 7 elective units from the list below, of which at least 4 must be taken from Group A.

Choose the remaining 2 elective units from either 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.

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

Core units

add topic DEFFOR001

Inspect, maintain and test electronic forensic equipment

add topic DEFFOR002

Conduct initial electronic investigation

add topic DEFFOR003

Gather and analyse information

add topic DEFFOR004

Capture forensic photographic images

add topic DEFFOR005

Compile and submit electronic forensic documentation

Group A: Specialisation units

add topic DEFFOR007

Set up, operate and maintain a portable audio recorder

add topic DEFGEN023

Capture video images

add topic ICTICT206

Install software application

add topic ICTICT302

Install and optimise operating system software

add topic ICTICT303

Connect internal hardware components

add topic ICTSAS203

Connect hardware peripherals

add topic ICTSAS205

Maintain IT system integrity

add topic PSPLEGN401A

Encourage compliance with legislation in the public sector

Group B: General elective units

add topic DEFGEN006

Work with equity and diversity

add topic DEFGEN008

Treat risk within defence at an operational level

add topic DEFGEN007

Conduct risk assessment in a defence environment

add topic BSBWHS301

Maintain workplace safety

add topic BSBWHS201

Contribute to health and safety of self and others

add topic BSBWHS401

Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

add topic BSBWOR501

Manage personal work priorities and professional development

add topic PSPGOV315A

Give and receive work place feedback

add topic PSPPM402B

Manage simple projects

add topic PSPPM403B

Close simple projects

add topic PSPPM404A

Carry out simple project activities

add topic PSPPM405A

Administer simple projects

add topic DEFGEN005

Develop relationships with other organisations

add topic PUAOPE015

Conduct briefings / debriefings

add topic DEFGEN001

Work in a team