15 units of competency are required for this qualification:

5 core units

10 elective units

Choose a minimum of 8 electives from the list below, of which at least 5 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 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 HLTAID002

Provide basic emergency life support

add topic PSPOHS301A

Contribute to workplace safety

add topic TLID1001A

Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

Group A: Specialisation units

add topic DEFTST001

Plan testing and evaluation processes

add topic DEFTST002

Prepare testing and evaluation processes

add topic DEFTST003

Conduct testing processes

add topic DEFTST004

Evaluate testing

add topic DEFTST005

Produce test and evaluation reports

add topic DEFEXO070

Conduct technical explosive ordnance investigations

add topic DEFGEN026

Manage engineering and logistic operations

add topic DEFEXO083

Apply explosive ordnance design principles

Group B: General elective units

add topic DEFGEN012

Provide technical advice

add topic DEFGEN027

Manage equity and diversity

add topic DEFWHS004

Develop radio frequency radiation safety plans

add topic DEFWHS006

Develop ionising radiation safety plans

add topic DEFWHS009

Develop laser safety plans

add topic DEFRNG002

Develop and maintain range standing orders

add topic DEFRNG003

Approve training area and range activities

add topic DEFRNG004

Monitor and control training area and range activities

add topic DEFRNG005

Manage emergency operations

add topic DEFRNG006

Conduct range inspections

add topic DEFRNG008

Manage training area and range contamination

add topic DEFRNG009

Supervise contractors

add topic DEFRNG010

Monitor and implement environmental plans and procedures

add topic BSBMGT502

Manage people performance

add topic BSBSUS301A

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic BSBWOR501

Manage personal work priorities and professional development

add topic BSBWOR502

Ensure team effectiveness

add topic PSPPM501B

Design complex projects

add topic PSPPM502B

Manage complex projects

add topic PSPPM503B

Close complex projects

add topic PSPPM504A

Carry out complex project activities

add topic PUACOM002B

Provide services to clients

add topic PUACOM007B

Liaise with other organisations

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 PUATEA003B

Lead, manage and develop teams

add topic PUAWER004B

Respond to workplace emergencies

add topic TLIA5029A

Plan and manage storage of dangerous goods and hazardous substances