Statement of Attainment

This Skill Set from the MTM11 Australian Meat Industry Training Package meets the industry requirements for trimming a carcase on a retain rail.


Typically the trainee is a company employee who trims carcases on the retain rail.


The Carcase Trimming (Retain Rail) Skill Set consists of:


add topic MTMCOR202A Apply hygiene and sanitation practices

add topic MTMCOR204A Follow safe work policies and procedures

add topic MTMP2054C Inspect hindquarter and remove contamination

add topic MTMP2055C Inspect forequarter and remove contamination

add topic MTMP3045B Undertake retain rail

add topic MTMPSR203A Sharpen knives


The Units of Competency comprising the Carcase Trimming (Retain Rail) Skill Set are drawn from AQF levels II and III in the Qualifications, and can be counted towards other Qualifications where this is in accordance with the Qualification requirements.