Diploma of Government (Trade Measurement)

This qualification supports senior staff in a trade measurement environment. The candidate may:

provide information and advice of a complex nature regarding trade measurement queries

supervise and support front line trade measurement staff

conduct investigations into potential trade measurement breaches.

The candidate may work in a department, organisation, division or business unit that provides specialist trade measurement services to employers or other agencies. The qualification is also applicable to candidates who are working in a broader verification or measurement area and seek to pursue a career path in trade measurement within government.


11 units of competency are required for this qualification:

7 core units

4 elective units

Choose 4 elective units from the list below .

Alternatively, up to 2 electives may be selected from elsewhere within this Training Package, or from another endorsed Training Package, or from an 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 a Certificate IV level may be used.

Core units

add topic PSPETHC501B

Promote the values and ethos of public service

add topic PSPGOV503B

Coordinate resource allocation and usage

add topic PSPGOV511A

Provide leadership

add topic PSPGOV512A

Use complex workplace communication strategies

add topic PSPREG503A

Supervise and carry out complex inspections and monitoring

add topic PSPREG505A

Conduct measurement licensee audit

add topic MSATMINS501A

Inspect a range of complex measuring instruments

Elective units

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Manage conflict

add topic PSPGOV502B

Develop client services

add topic PSPGOV504B

Undertake research and analysis

add topic PSPGOV505A

Promote diversity

add topic PSPGOV513A

Refine complex workplace documents

add topic PSPGOV516A

Develop and use emotional intelligence

add topic PSPGOV605A

Persuade and influence opinion

add topic PSPGSD501A

Develop and implement procedures for government service delivery

add topic PSPLEGN501B

Promote compliance with legislation in the public sector

add topic PSPREG501B

Conduct prosecutions


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Entry Requirements

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Licensing Information

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Employability Skills

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