12 units of competency are required for this qualification:
8 core units
4 elective units
Choose a minimum of 2 electives from either Group A Trade measurement or Group B Laboratory measurement.
Choose the remaining electives from the lists 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 learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level. Seek further advice on selecting imported units of competency in the PSP 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.
Uphold and support the values and principles of public service
Use advanced workplace communication strategies
Provide workplace mentoring
Apply regulatory powers
Act on non-compliance
Undertake inspections and monitoring
Maintain laboratory/field workplace safety
Group A: Trade measurement
Inspect a range of weighing instruments
Inspect a range of liquid measuring instruments using volume measures
Inspect a range of trading practices
Inspect a range of pre-packaged products
Group B: Laboratory measurement
Verify inspector's class reference standards
Process and interpret data
Analyse measurements and estimate uncertainties
MSL924001 Process and interpret data
Apply quality system and continuous improvement processes