Certificate II in Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance)
Qualification Requirement: 11 units
All 4 core units plus 7 elective units
Where a pre-requisite unit is attached to an elective unit it is identified by this symbol .
The pre-requisite units attached to any of the elective units must be undertaken and are additional to the number of elective units required for the qualification.
The 7 elective units may be taken from the elective units listed below and may include 2 units taken from this Training Package, any other endorsed Training Package or any state/territory accredited qualification where the unit is in a qualification at the same level or a higher level.
Work safely with explosive ordnance
Work with equity and diversity
Participate in OHS processes
Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Provide basic emergency life support
Apply first aid
Respond to fire
Examine and certify free from explosive ordnance
Operate lighterage equipment
Operate a small quantity explosive ordnance facility
Monitor explosive ordnance environmental conditions
Conduct external explosive ordnance maintenance
Conduct explosive ordnance packaging inspection
Conduct electrical/electronic circuitry tests
Refurbish explosive ordnance packaging
Conduct broken seal inspection
Gauge explosive ordnance
Respond to workplace emergencies
Pick and process orders
Operate specialised load shifting equipment
Apply safe procedures when handling/transporting dangerous goods or explosives
Conduct housekeeping activities
Follow security procedures
BSB unit has been imported from the BSB07 Business Services Training Package.
HLT unit has been imported from the HLT07 Health Training Package.
TLI units have been imported from the TLI07 Transport and Logistics Training Package.
Information about customising PUA00 Public Safety Training Package qualifications is on page 12.
Employability Skills Summary for PUA20810 Certificate II in Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance)
Employability Skills are part of a unit of competency.
Employability Skills statements from a selection of units of competency from the PUA20810 Certificate II in Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance Manufacture) have been reproduced in the table below.
This table provides an example of Employability Skills for the qualification because Employability Skills within a qualification will vary depending on the qualification packaging options.
Public Safety qualifications have core units (which must be achieved) and elective units (where there is a choice of units which must be achieved) so different Employability Skills Summaries are possible within the one qualification, depending on the package of core units and chosen elective units.
Employability Skills Statement
adjust communication styles to reflect equity and diversity
apply cross-cultural communications
apply interpersonal communications
apply techniques for giving and receiving feedback in a constructive manner
consult people on policies and decisions that affect them
follow instruction and reporting information
identify and apply legislative and statutory requirements
read and interpret job instructions, workplace forms and reports
use a variety of verbal and non-verbal communication techniques including language style, active listening
use non operational and operational communication processes
write to the level required to complete workplace forms and reports
apply knowledge of composition of teams, and roles and responsibility of team members
apply the principles of equity and diversity
encourage other team members
guide and facilitate teams
understand principles of team work, and team aims and objectives
work in an acceptable and non-discriminatory way while establishing rapport and good working relationships with all colleagues
assess and apply compatibility
assess fire situation and determine appropriate course of action
calculate and apply net explosive quantity
calculate, which may include weight, volume and dimensions
carry out and recording relevant calculations
Initiative and enterprise
apply techniques for supporting others
Planning and organising
apply occupational health and safety requirements, including those contained in organisational procedures, throughout the operation
carry out periodic checks on firefighting equipment
identify, acquire and prepare technical references, tools, equipment, consumables and packaging components
identify emergency alarms and match with response requirement
prepare for maintenance
prepare for packaging
adhere to relevant occupational health and safety requirements and operational safety
apply personal safety measures
demonstrate personal behaviour shows sensitivity to the differences between colleagues
demonstrate that personal conduct complies with an awareness of workplace equity and diversity
perform operational safety in a manner which maximises individual safety and the safety of others
learn about Defence Explosive Ordnance Publications
learn about material safety data sheets (MSDS)
learn about procedures related to a fire emergency
learn about Section Procedural Instructions (SPI)
learn about types, operations and application of firefighting equipment including extinguishers and hose-reels
achieve a safe work environment when working with explosive ordnance
conduct external maintenance on all types of explosive ordnance
handle and move hazardous materials
identify and check the location of firefighting equipment
package ammunition/explosive ordnance
understand the operation and limitations of packaging tools and equipment