Requirements for completion of the qualification

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

Successful completion of fourteen (14) units of competency made up of:

ten (10) core units, and

four (4) elective units of which:

at least two (2) must be chosen from group A

up to two (2) may be chosen from group B

up to one (1) unit may be chosen from Certificate I, Certificate II or Certificate III level from this, or any other Training Package or accredited course

Units chosen must be relevant to the job function.

There are no prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisites specified are complied with.

Core units of competency

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedues

add topic RIIENV201D

Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns


Provide first aid

add topic RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIEGS201D

Operate in isolated and remote situations

add topic RIIEGS202D

Conduct field work

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control

add topic RIISTD202D

Collect routine site samples

add topic RIIVEH305D

Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic CPPSIS3016A

Provide field support services

add topic AHCNAR201A

Carry out natural area restoration works

add topic RIIEGS301D

Operate and maintain instruments and field equipment

add topic RIIEGS304D

Mobilise equipment and materials

add topic RIIEGS305D

Navigate in a remote or trackless areas

add topic AHCSAW201A

Conduct erosion and sediment control activities

add topic AHCNAR303A

Implement revegetation works

add topic AHCSAW301A

Construct conservation earthworks

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBITU101A

Operate a personal computer

add topic BSBSUS201A

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices


Provide advanced first aid

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.