The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.
Total number of units = 14
4 core units plus
10 elective units, of which:
four (4) units must be chosen from Group A listed below;
occupational stream 1 - three (3) units must be chosen from any currently endorsed qualification;
occupational stream 2 - three (3) units must be chosen from any currently endorsed qualification.
Two different industry sectors must be chosen for occupational streams 1 and 2. Each industry sector must reflect the characteristics described in the Qualification Description.
Units selected for Group A must reflect industry needs of both occupational streams.
Units selected for both occupational streams must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level; and, be directly applicable to industry defined outcomes for each of the industry sectors chosen.
There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory requirements.
Core units of competency
Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
Conduct local risk control
Communicate in the workplace
Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns
Operate a personal computer
Apply first aid
Cut, weld and bend materials
Plan and organise work
Carry out measurements and calculations
Read and interpret plans and specifications
Apply initial response first aid
Comply with site work processes/procedures
Use hand and power tools
Operate small plant and equipment
Apply operational maintenance skills
Read and interpret maps
Operate light vehicle
Licence to operate a forklift truck
Work safely at heights
Enter and work in confined spaces