Certificate II in Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance Manufacture)
Qualification Requirement: 12 units
All 3 core units plus 4 Group A (specialisation) elective units listed below and 5 Group B (general) 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 5 Group B (general) 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
Participate in OHS processes
Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
Group A (specialisation)
Establish and maintain the safety and security of explosive ordnance warehouses and workshops
Examine and certify free from explosive ordnance
Monitor explosive ordnance environmental conditions
Conduct external explosive ordnance maintenance
Conduct explosive ordnance packaging inspection
Conduct electrical/electronic circuitry tests
Refurbish explosive ordnance packaging
Gauge explosive ordnance
Identify confined spaces
Enter confined spaces
Operate specialised load shifting equipment
Apply safe procedures when handling/transporting dangerous goods or explosives
Conduct housekeeping activities
Follow security procedures
Group B (general)
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Provide basic emergency life support
Apply first aid
Manage the impact of change on own work
Apply competitive manufacturing practices
Sustain process improvements
Interpret product costs in terms of customer requirements
Monitor process capability
Apply quality standards
Use sustainable energy practices
Use sustainable environmental practices
Undertake root cause analysis
Operate manufacturing equipment
Make an object from cloth using an existing pattern
Make an object from metal
Communicate in the workplace
Process and record information
Undertake minor maintenance
Sample and test materials and product
Read dials and indicators
Select and prepare materials
Operate fluid flow equipment
Use utilities and services
Operate heat exchangers
Operate local control system
Operate and monitor pumping systems and equipment
Shift loads manually utilising non-motorised equipment
Respond to fire
Respond to workplace emergencies
Operate a forklift
BSB unit has been imported from the BSB07 Business Services Training Package.
HLT unit has been imported from the HLT07 Health Training Package.
MSA units have been imported from the MSA07 Manufacturing Training Package.
PMA units have been imported from the PMA08 Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Refining Training Package.
TLI units have been imported from TLI07 Transport And Logistics Training Package.
Information about customising PUA00 Public Safety Training Package qualifications is on page 12.
Employability Skills Summary for PUA21210 Certificate II in Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance Manufacture)
Employability Skills are part of a unit of competency.
Employability Skills statements from a selection of units of competency from the PUA21210 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
access and clarify safety procedures and instructions
interpret and follow operational instructions and prioritise work
record and report details of first aid administered
encourage other team members
contribute to workplace meetings, inspections or other consultative activities
work collaboratively with others when manually lifting and handling materials and goods
analyse options in an emergency situation
implement contingency plans for unexpected situations that may occur when manually lifting and handling materials and goods
take actions to eliminate workplace hazards or to reduce risks
Initiative and enterprise
identify and act on or report breaches in site safety
identify and report incidents
modify activities depending on differing operational contingencies, risk situations and environments
Planning and organising
follow organisational procedures for responding to emergency incidents
identify and recognise hazardous materials labels and characteristics, and apply relevant action/criteria
obtain relevant authorisation before carrying out specialised and hazardous work
apply personal safety measures
recognise and apply individual responsibilities regarding hazardous materials
select and use required personal protective equipment conforming to industry and OH&S standards
keep up-to-date with commonly used hazard signs and safety symbols
learn about relevant health and safety legislation
undergo operator training when using new equipment or processes
achieve a safe work environment when working with explosive ordnance
handle and move hazardous materials
shift materials using appropriate equipment