This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of sampling and measurement activities as part of laboratory, production or field operations in the construction, manufacturing, resources and environmental industry sectors. Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include samplers and testers, production personnel, plant operators, production operators, field assistants, drivers, sample couriers and many others.
Samplers and testers conduct limited sampling and testing as part of their duties in their particular industry. They apply a restricted range of skills and operational knowledge to perform these tasks and do not generally work inside a laboratory. They:
This course includes one week of compulsory on-campus attendance. Please see the More Details tab for further information.
There are no entry requirements for MSL20118 Certificate II in Sampling and Measurement.
Students are required to have completed the literacy and numeracy assessment pre-enrolment in the form of the Basic Key Skills Builder online literacy and numeracy assessment or to have completed an equal or higher level course.
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|AQF Level||Level 2: Certificate II|
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
The Certificate II in Sampling and Measurement offers entry level training for sampling and measurement skills applied across a range of industries. Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include samplers and testers, production personnel, plant operators, production operators, field assistants, drivers, sample couriers, and many others.
Study Mode Definitions
*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.
Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.
This program is typically delivered over a 40 week period, however as it is competency based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.
Students are required to do four core units first before enroll in the elective units.
|MSL943004||Participate in laboratory or field workplace safety||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MSL912001||Work within a laboratory or field workplace (induction)||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MSL922001||Record and Present data||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MSMENV272||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices||More Information||Training.gov Details|
Complete 4 elective units from the list below.
Elective units have no specific enrolment order but have to be aligned with the unit's availability. Please see the More Details tab for a list of units and the months they are available.
|MSL913004||Plan and conduct laboratory/field work||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MSL913003||Communicate with other people||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MSL952002||Handle and transport samples or equipment||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MSL952001||Collect routine site samples||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|1||MSL943004 - Participate in laboratory or field workplace safety|
|1||MSL912001 - Work within a laboratory or field workplace (induction)|
|2||MSL922001 - Record and Present data|
|2||MSMENV272 - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|3||MSL913004 - Plan and conduct laboratory/field work|
|3||MSL913003 - Communicate with other people|
|4||MSL952002 - Handle and transport samples or equipment|
|4||MSL952001 - Collect routine site samples|
There will be one (1) weekly tutorial/drop-in session per week via Microsoft Teams. The day/time of the tutorial will be indicated on the Moodle site course page which students will have access to once admitted and enrolled.
Practical residential Schools (MANDATORY):
For February intake (intake 1) students, the residential school locations and dates will be:
For July intake (intake 2) students, the residential school will be:
Further residential school information
If you cannot attend the practical weeks, you MUST contact the unit coordinator as soon as possible PRIOR to the sessions, and provide reasons/evidence to apply for an extension.
To apply, or to find out more about this course, contact the Student Advice Team on 132786.
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