14 units of competency are required for this qualification:

4 core units

10 elective units

Choose a minimum of 8 electives from the list below, of which at least 4 must be taken from Group A.

No more than 1 HLTAID unit from this list can be used for this qualification.

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 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 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 DEFGEN006

Work with equity and diversity

add topic BSBWHS301

Maintain workplace safety

add topic TLID1001A

Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

Group A: Specialisation units

add topic DEFMIL088

Coordinate area and route search, and clearance of explosive ordnance

add topic DEFEXO070

Conduct technical explosive investigations

add topic DEFGEN026

Manage engineering and logistic operations

add topic DEFEXO069

Plan loading of dangerous goods

add topic DEFEXO129

Develop unique explosives

add topic DEFEXO125

Determine the properties of explosives

add topic DEFEXO117

Manage military explosive operations

add topic DEFEXO106

Conduct explosive ordnance disposal operations

add topic DEFEXO107

Conduct improvised explosive ordnance device disposal operations

add topic DEFEXO083

Apply explosive ordnance design principles

add topic DEFEXO061

Render explosive ordnance inert

add topic DEFEXO113

Remove explosive ordnance from damaged aircraft

add topic DEFEXO112

Detect, record and collect evidence

add topic TLIA5029A

Plan and manage storage of dangerous goods and hazardous substances

Group: B General elective units

add topic DEFGEN027

Manage equity and diversity

add topic DEFEXO126

Conduct post blast analysis

add topic DEFWHS009

Develop laser safety plans

add topic BSBAUD501

Initiate a quality audit

add topic BSBAUD503

Lead a quality audit

add topic BSBAUD504

Report on a quality audit

add topic BSBMGT502

Manage people performance

add topic BSBWHS401

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

add topic BSBSUS301A

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic BSBWOR501

Manage personal work priorities and professional development

add topic BSBWOR502

Lead and manage team effectiveness

add topic HLTAID002

Provide basic emergency life support

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic MSL974003A

Perform chemical tests and procedures

add topic PUACOM002B

Provide services to clients

add topic PUACOM007B

Liaise with other organisations

add topic PUAEMR022

Establish context for emergency risk assessment

add topic PUAEMR023

Assess emergency risk

add topic PUAEMR022 Establish context for emergency risk assessment

add topic PUAEMR024

Develop treatment options for emergency risk

add topic PUAEMR025

Manage risk treatment implementation

add topic PUAEMR030

Manage and evaluate emergency management exercises

add topic PUAEMR031

Design emergency management exercises

add topic PUAEMR026

Treat operational risk

add topic PUAEMR027 Assess operational risk

add topic PUAEMR027

Assess operational risk

add topic PUATEA003B

Lead, manage and develop teams

add topic PUAWER004B

Respond to workplace emergencies