Diploma of Competitive Systems and Practices - MSS50316


Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree

This qualification reflects the role of managers, technical specialists or those in similar job roles that are responsible for the implementation of competitive systems and practices to improve efficiency of an organisation.This qualification provides the skills and knowledge required by a manager or technical specialist to determine and supervise the strategy for implementing competitive systems and practices in an organisation and the organisation\u2019s value chain.The qualification assumes that a learner has current or past work experience where operational or technical skills have already been gained and a managerial or technician level of responsibility exists. For this reason, the qualification is not suitable for direct entry from school.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


  • 20 units: 3 core
  • 17 elective


  • Design an experiment
  • Review competitive systems and practices
  • Facilitate implementation or review of competitive systems and practices in an office
  • Use structured problem-solving tools
  • Implement the visual workplace
  • Support proactive maintenance
  • Apply an understanding of environmental principles to a site
  • Facilitate and improve 5S in an office
  • Map an operational process
  • Undertake process capability improvements
  • Ensure process improvements are sustained
  • Manage people relationships
  • Facilitate a Just in Time system
  • Monitor a levelled pull system of operations
  • Implement improvement systems in an organisation
  • Improve cost factors in work practices
  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Undertake proactive maintenance analyses
  • Facilitate breakthrough improvements
  • Facilitate breakthrough improvements in an office
  • Improve changeovers
  • Facilitate and improve implementation of 5S
  • Manage relationships with non-customer external organisations
  • Develop strategies for more sus

Standard entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Glen Waverley Domestic: $5,200
No information available No
  • Part-time or day release
  • Flexible Delivery

Further information

This qualification is not intended to supply operational or technical skills that are used in conjunction with competitive systems and practices skills and knowledge and is not suitable for direct entry from school.

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