Spatial Information Services - Certificate IV

Surveying

Course Image This program will provide you with the skills and knowledge which will enable you to use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of spatial information services contexts. You may be responsible for wideranging operational surveying technical activity and a defined range of unpredictable problems.

Qualification:

 

Certificate IV in Spatial Information Services (CPP40212)

Program No:

 

C4-BE49

Campus:

 

CIT Bruce 

Subject information

Core - complete all

LGIS209 - Obtain and validate spatial data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS5035A

Cost

$38.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to obtain and validate spatial datasets. It requires the ability to plan and execute the data validation process, often in a supervisory capacity, incorporating technical problems and management requirements. Functions would be carried out within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS211 - Store and retrieve spatial data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4022A

Cost

$95.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to store and retrieve spatial data from a range of storage media, including digital or hard copy storage. It requires the ability to analyse and evaluate spatial information from a variety of sources and to identify and access spatial information for set task requirements. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS212 - Maintain spatial systems

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4021A

Cost

$95.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply the cycle of spatial systems maintenance, including updating, backing up, recovering and archiving data. It requires the ability to perform a range of basic activities within a spatial information handling framework. Functions would be carried out under supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS215 - Collect basic GNSS data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4025A

Cost

$38.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to collect data using basic global navigation satellite system (GNSS) equipment and to be able to use suitable software to communicate with a GNSS receiver. It requires the ability to combine technical application in a team environment with sound communication skills. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS218 - Read and interpret image data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4026A

Cost

$76.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to interpret information from various types of image data. It requires the ability to identify, analyse and evaluate image data to fulfil project requirements. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS221 - Maintain spatial data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4034A

Cost

$114.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to perform routine and spatial data maintenance, including updating, spatial and aspatial editing, backups and recovery, and archiving. It requires the ability to assess and record information from varied sources and understand the use of technology in problem solving. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

OHSS452 - MAINTAIN WORKPLACE SAFETY IN THE PROPERTY INDUSTRY

Nat/State ID

CPPDSM3009A

Cost

$66.50

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to follow defined OHS policies and procedures to ensure own safety and that of others in the property industry workplace. It requires the ability to identify and control workplace risks and hazards, apply appropriate responses to emergency situations, and communicate workplace safety requirements. The unit has been contextualised and is based on Generic Competency 'A' in the National Guidelines for Integrating OHS Competencies into National Industry Competency Standards. This unit may form part of the licensing requirements for persons working in the property industry, including in the real estate, business broking, stock and station agency and property operations and development sectors, in those States and Territories where these are regulated activities.

Prerequisites

Nil

Electives - complete 8

ENVI130 - PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES

Nat/State ID

CPPCMN3001B

Cost

$38.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to participate in environmentally sustainable work practices. The unit requires the ability to identify current resource usage in the workplace and contribute to ensuring compliance with legislative requirements. It also requires the capacity to contribute to improvements in sustainable work practices. It is essential that the organisation's approach to ensuring environmentally sustainable work practices, and the benefits that they bring, are understood.

The unit must be applied strictly according to relevant state or territory legislative and industry requirements.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS210 - Participate in spatial process improvement

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4033A

Cost

$38.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to take part in organisational continuous improvement and the review of work processes and guidelines within a spatial information-handling framework. It requires the ability to support, and often lead, team debate on the application of various improvement processes. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS216 - Produce computer aided drawings

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4037A

Cost

$95.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to use a range of computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) program functions and features to produce drawings. The skills and knowledge required in this unit focus on the technical skills required to operate CADD, as well as the design skills required to support the needs of employees in surveying and spatial information services (SSIS)

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS217 - Collect and set out spatial data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4024A

Cost

$190.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to collect and set out basic spatial data. It requires the ability to plan and execute the collection and set out operation in a team environment, often in the lead role. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS219 - Operate spatial software applications

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4036A

Cost

$152.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to operate spatial software applications. It requires technical ability in the use of IT equipment, as well as an understanding of how to use it, to satisfy key task requirements. Functions would be carried out within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS220 - Prepare and present GIS data

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4038A

Cost

$47.50

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to prepare and present geographic information systems (GIS) data to meet user requirements.

Prerequisites

Nil

LGIS222 - Apply GIS software to problem-solving techniques

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4035A

Cost

$133.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply geographic information systems (GIS) software to resolve problems, using spatial and aspatial data in an integrated manner. It requires the ability to operate GIS applications correctly in order to perform the required tasks of a spatial project. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

WKNV177 - Organise field services

Nat/State ID

CPPSIS4027A

Cost

$57.00

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to work from site drawings and specifications to organise field services. It requires the ability to work with others on site, often in a supervisory capacity, to perform key organisational requirements. Functions would be carried out under limited supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Prerequisites

Nil

Entry advice / how to apply

You must
- have a Certificate III in Surveying and Spatial Information Services or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills and knowledge

If you are entering this program as a Trainee under the Australian Apprenticeships arrangements, you must be employed in the industry and you must register with an Australian Apprenticeships Centre (AAC) prior to enrolment

Your application type is GENERAL ENTRY

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Transition Information

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