Completion of sixteen (16) units made up of four (4) core and twelve (12) elective units.
RULES FOR ELECTIVE UNITS
a minimum of one (1) unit from Group A
a minimum of seven (7) units from Group D
a minimum of two (2) units from Groups A, C, D or E
a maximum of two (2) units may be selected from the RGR08 Racing Training Package or any other currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course. Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in the racing industry.
For a Certificate II in Racing Services (Track Maintenance) at least nine (9) of the units selected to make up this qualification must be aligned clearly to Certificate II outcomes.
Electives may be selected from any of the listed groups A, C, D and E. Refer to Volume IV for the group listings.
The electives can be chosen from any AQF level however they should complement Certificate II qualification requirements.
Ideally electives should be chosen as part of the individual training plan for a learner so that they provide skills and knowledge development that is relevant to their employment or future promotion. In some cases an individual training plan may include a mixture of units for those who work in more than one specialist area.
RGRCMN001A Comply with the rules of racing and related protocol
RGRCMN201A Follow OHS procedures and observe environmental work practices
RGRCMN202A Achieve requirements for industry induction
HLTFA301B Apply first aid
GROUP A UNITS - RACING COMMON
RGRCMN002A Investigate job opportunities in racing and related industry
RGRCMN003A Manage personal health and fitness
RGRTRK402A Relate animal welfare to track and environmental conditions
AHCBIO201A Follow site quarantine procedures
PUACOM001C Communicate in the workplace
SISXEMR201A Respond to emergency situations
GROUP D UNITS - TRACK MAINTENANCE
RGRPSG201A Handle greyhounds
RGRPSH201A Handle horses
RGRTRK303A Provide emergency animal assistance
AHCBIO301A Work effectively in an emergency disease or plant pest response
AHCCHM201A Apply chemicals under supervision
AHCINF203A Maintain properties and structures
AHCIRG202A Assist with the operation of pressurised irrigation
AHCMOM204A Undertake operational maintenance of machinery
AHCMOM205A Operate vehicles
AHCMOM304A Operate machinery and equipment
AHCPGD201A Plant trees and shrubs
AHCPMG201A Treat weeds
AHCPMG202A Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCSOL201A Determine basic properties of soil and/or growing media
AHCWRK201A Observe and report on weather
HLTGM202B Use hand and power tools
HLTGM305B Maintain pool environments
THTGTM01B Carry out general maintenance
THTGTM02B Carry out grounds maintenance