Certificate II in Process Plant Operations
Charles Darwin University (CDU)
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Refining Training Package. It is intended for competent operators who operate production equipment or undertake similar roles directly producing products. The operator would apply a breadth and depth of knowledge to a defined range of situations and would be expected to apply this knowledge to solve a defined range of problems by applying known solutions to a limited range of predictable problems.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Follow emergency response procedures; Work safely; Apply workplace procedures; Communicate in the workplace. Electives: Operate fluid flow equipment; Operate fluid mixing equipment; Handle goods; Use utilities and services; Operate heat exchangers; Operate chemical separation equipment; Operate particulates handling equipment; plus more.
About Charles Darwin University (CDU)Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and training and further education institution in the Northern Territory.
Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and the Charles Darwin University in 2003.
The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.
The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, TAFE and VET courses, higher education programs and research facilities.
CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.
Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW) RTO code: Uni; 0373
Certificate IICourse code: PMA20113
- Full-time internal = 0.5 year
16 units: 5 core; 11 elective
No minimum education
Certificate III in Process Plant Operations; Certificate III in Process Manufacturing; Certificate III in Competitive Manufacturing; Certificate III in Manufacturing Technology; or other relevant qualifications.
Life after Study
Chemical plant operators control the operation of chemical production equipment used in processing minerals and in manufacturing a range of products such as drugs, textiles, ammunition and plastics.
Mobile plant operators drive backhoes, bulldozers, excavators, front-end loaders, graders, scrapers, skid-steer loaders, rollers and forklift trucks to level, excavate, move and load earth, rock and other material.