This qualification is part of the Public Sector Training Package. It allows for the attainment of competencies required for independent and self-directed work in the public sector. There may be supervisory responsibilities. The generalist qualification is suited to those working in an environment where there are a range of responsibilities which are diverse in nature rather than within a narrow specialisation and/or who work in small or regionally based organisations. Chosen elective units should reflect the responsibilities of the individual. Specialisation is available in: injury management; workplace inspection, and policy development.

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; relevant employment


11 units: 4 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Promote the values and ethos of public service; Promote diversity; Promote compliance with legislation in the public sector; Use complex workplace communication strategies. Electives: Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements; Determine liability and negotiate settlements; Facilitate improvement in workplace legislative performance; Advise on organisation policy; Scope statistical data collection; plus more.

Further information:

Students seeking a qualification targeted to a specialisation (such as injury management or workplace inspection) should select the required number of electives from the relevant group. A generic qualification may be obtained by selecting units of competency from across all elective groups.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Deakin No info No
Australian Forensic Services Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation based in Canberra. It provides training in the areas of investigation, statutory compliance and fraud control, government, security and risk management, public safety and intelligence, business services, management, work health and safety, information technology, training and education. AFS provides customised training that can be delivered across Australia.

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