Certificate IV in Government (Statutory Compliance)

Qualification Descriptor

This specialist qualification covers the competencies required by those responsible for ensuring statutory compliance with the requirements of legislation, regulations, and government and organisational policy. Electives should reflect the responsibilities of the individual and the job skills required for effective performance. Where a free choice of Electives is possible in the qualification packaging rules, Electives may also be drawn from other Training Packages to reflect the work context and career plans of the individual.


Packaging Rules

This qualification requires 15 units of competency consisting of:

8 core units

7 elective units

Choose 7 elective units including:

1 unit from Group A,

4 units from Group B

the remaining units from Group B, or from elsewhere within this Training Package, or from another endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course.

Units selected should not duplicate content already covered by other units in this qualification.

All elective units must be selected from an equivalent qualification level or higher, unless otherwise stated

** For this qualification, a maximum of 1 unit from Certificate III level may be used

Core Units

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Uphold and support the values and principles of public service

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Deliver and monitor service to clients

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Value diversity

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Use advanced workplace communication strategies

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Apply government processes

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Encourage compliance with legislation in the public sector

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Support policy implementation

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Exercise regulatory powers

Group A Elective Units

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Contribute to workplace safety

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Implement workplace safety procedures and programs (supervisory staff)

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Maintain operational safety

Group B Elective Units

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Promote client compliance

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Assess compliance

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Investigate non-compliance

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Act on non-compliance

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Make arrests

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Produce formal record of interview

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Conduct search and seizure

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Prepare a brief of evidence

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Give evidence

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Gather information through interviews

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Operate communications systems and equipment

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Gather and manage evidence

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Undertake inspections and monitoring

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Conduct surveillance

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Receive and validate data

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Conduct data analysis

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Undertake compliance audits

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Advise on progress of investigations

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Finalise and report on investigations

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Plan and implement recovery action

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Take custody of and store weapons


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Entry Requirements

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Licensing Information

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Employability Skills

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