UEG20114 - Certificate II in Gas Supply Industry Operations
Certificate II in Gas Supply Industry Operations
This qualification provides competencies for entry level gas supply industry activities in transmission, distribution pipeline and cylinder operations and functions as outline below:
Distribution pipeline activities include laying distribution infrastructure (including pipes), developing gas pipeline infrastructure and reading gas meters in industrial, commercial and rural environments, on pipelines, associated facilities and equipment; and control centres.
Transmission pipeline activities include right of way preparation, rigging operations, hydrotesting, laying pipelines, operating transmission pipeline construction plant and equipment and conducting minor mechanical maintenance.
Gas cylinder operations for domestic and industrial supply of gaseous fuels include checking, testing, maintaining and filling of gaseous fuel cylinders and the storage, handling, loading, transportation and distribution of cylinders in accordance with the relevant Australian Standards and regulatory requirements
This entry level qualification is at Australia Qualification Framework (AQF) level 2 and provides the required knowledge and skills for defined work activities to be carried out under close supervision
The requirements for granting this qualification will be met when competency is demonstrated and achieved for:
All the Core competency standard units to achieve a total weighting of 120 points, defined in the Core Competency Standard Units table below and
A combination of Elective competency standard units to achieve a total weighting of 240 points in accordance with the Elective Competency Standard Units tables below, resulting in the achievement of overall weighting of 360 points.
All the required pre-requisite competency standard units have been met as required.
Apply Workplace Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the gas supply industry
Total points in core
Elective Competency Standard Units
Complete Elective units to achieve a total of weighting of 240 points from the following groups:
Imported and Common Elective Units
Imported units from other qualifications, training packages and/or state accredited courses can be added to this group, but they must be at AQF level 2. If units have not being assigned a weighting by the relevant E-Oz Industry Technical Advisory Committee, their weighting will be 10 points. Note: For further information see Application of the NQC Flexibility Formula, refer to UEG11 Gas Industry Training Package, Version 2, Qualification Framework
Qualification AQF 2 Electives
You may select all elective units from this Group
Group A Imported and Common Elective Units
You may complete units to maximum weighting of 60 points
Imported units from other qualifications, training packages and/or state accredited courses can be added to this group, but they must be at AQF level 2. If units have not being assigned a weighting by the relevant E-Oz Industry Technical Advisory Committee, their weighting will be 10 points.
Note: For further information see Application of the NQC Flexibility Formula, refer to Page 10, UEG11 Gas Industry Training Package, Version 2, Qualification Framework
Up to 60 points
Group B Qualification AQF 2 Electives
At least 180 points to be achieved from this group. You may select all your elective units from this Group.
Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker
1. Prerequisite pathways shall be identified and met for all elective units selected.
2. In selecting elective units considerations to career planning advice should be given to units that form part of a prerequisite pathway for the progression to achieve particular competencies or qualification at a higher level.