RGR30508 - Certificate III in Racing Services (Track Maintenance)
Certificate III in Racing Services (Track Maintenance)
This qualification reflects the role of persons who are responsible for organising their own work within known routines. Work responsibilities cover the maintenance and repair of racing tracks, gardens and other facilities as well as the use of tools and machinery.
Employees will be expected to demonstrate knowledge of the impact of track and environmental conditions on racing animal welfare.
Employees may be required to handle greyhounds or horses in emergency situations and assist in marshalling prior to racing (depending on the individual's training plan).
A range of well-developed skills involving judgement and problem solving with some theoretical knowledge is required.
Completion of twenty (20) units made up of five (5) core and fifteen (15) elective units.
RULES FOR ELECTIVE UNITS
a minimum of ten (10) units from Group D
a minimum of two (2) units from Groups A, C, D or E
a maximum of three (3) 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 III in Racing Services (Track Maintenance) at least twelve (12) of the units selected to make up this qualification must be aligned clearly to Certificate III 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 III 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 protocols
RGRCMN002A Investigate job opportunities in racing and related industries
RGRCMN201A Follow OHS procedures and observe environmental work practices OR
RGRCMN401A Maintain and monitor OHS procedures and environmental work practices
RGRCMN202A Achieve requirements for industry induction