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MSL20118 - Certificate II in Sampling and Measurement

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit

DURATION

12 months part-time

AVAILABILITY

Mackay

FULL COURSE COST

$2,584 (2019)

SUBSIDISED COURSE COST

$752 (2019)

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION COST

$296 (2019)

UNITS/CREDITS

8 units

JOB PROSPECTS

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.

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:

  • follow set procedures to sample raw materials and products
  • may package, label, store and transport samples
  • use simple equipment (hydrometers, thermometers and pH meters) to make measurements and perform basic tests that take a short time and involve a narrow range of variables and easily recognised control limits
  • may make visual inspection of products and packaging.

This course includes one week of compulsory on-campus attendance.  Please see the More Details tab for further information.  

Standard Course Structure

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

12 months part-time

Core
MSL922001Record and Present data
MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MSL912001Work within a laboratory or field workplace (induction)
MSL943004Participate in laboratory or field workplace safety
Elective Units - Group A
MSL952002Handle and transport samples or equipment
MSL952001Collect routine site samples
Elective Units - Group B
MSL973013Perform basic tests
MSL933005Maintain the laboratory/field workplace fit for purpose
MSL933006Contribute to the achievement of quality objectives
MSL933008Perform calibration checks on equipment and assist with its maintenance
MSL953003Receive and prepare samples for testing
MSL913003Communicate with other people
MSL913004Plan and conduct laboratory/field work

Standard Course Structure

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Required: Completion of literacy and numeracy assessment pre-enrolment in the form of the bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment or to have completed an equal or higher level course.

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification

Recommended: Basic English literacy and numeracy

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date. 2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed. 3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.
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Fee for service$2,584 (2019)
Subsidised full fee$752 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee$296 (2019)
Fee for service per unit$323 (2019)
Fee for service (International)N/A
Fee for service per unit (International)$323 (2019)
Subsidised full fee per unit$94 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$37 (2019)
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