Skills for Work and Study

Qualification Certificate II (NRT)
Course number 10710
National Code 10077NAT
Program area Vocational Access  
Duration (nominal hours) 360
This course replaced 6513 - General and Vocational Education
This course replaced 9868 - General Education
 

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Course overview

Course Description

This course is for people who have left school early before completing any
formal qualifications and require Mathematics, English, Science and
Humanities knowledge, and skills for engagement in further education,
training or employment.
 
The qualification provides a pathway to further education and Training
Package Qualifications at AQF 2 and 3.

Career Opportunities

Completion of this course can assist you to gain basic entry to the Australian
Defence Force, employment or for entering the workforce in other capacities.
 
This course provides a pathway to Training Package Qualifications.

Articulation

When you finish this course, you can enrol in:
- Certificate II in Foundations for Vocational and Further Study;
- Certificate II in Skills for Work and Training;
- Certificate II in Skills for Work and Training in the Community Sector;
- Training Package Qualifications at AQF 2 or 3.

Entry Requirements

 There are no formal educational requirements for this course.  However, literacy
and numeracy skills will be assessed prior to entry to the course.

 

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Course structure

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What you must do to complete the course

The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
 
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions.   If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do.  At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
 
 
This course has been designed to reflect the requirements for 10077NAT
Certificate II in Skills for Work and Study.  The rules of the
qualification is set out below:
 
To be awarded a Certificate II in Skills for Work and Study, competency
must be achieved in 340-360 hours of units of competency, as specified
below:  

- Completion of all thirteen (13) core units of competency
- Completion of at least 120 hours of elective units of competency as
specified below:
* Must include at least 50 hours of electives from Group 2 - AEET Framework
Units
* Must include at least 40 hours of electives from Group 3 - Training
Package Units of Competency
* The balance in hours of elective units may be selected from Group 2
and/or Group 3.
 
This TAFE NSW course has been structured as follows:
 
Group 1 - Core Units
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All thirteen (13) core units must be completed.
 
Group 2 - Elective Units - AEET Framework
-----------------------------------------
At least 50 hours of units must be completed.
 
Group 3 - Elective Units - Training Package Units
-------------------------------------------------
At least 40 hours of units must be completed.
This group has 26 subgroups, units may be selected from any subgroup/s.
 
NOTES FOR STUDENTS
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1. LEARNER SUPPORT
Students who require support to meet their learning goals may co-enrol in
the Learner Support course (TAFE Course Number 9999). Talk to your teacher
think you may require learner support.
 
2. SELECTION OF ELECTIVES
Talk to your teacher and/or workplace trainer, to ensure that your
combination of electives provides you with a suitable vocational outcome.
 
3. RECOGNITION
If you have completed other relevant training, you may be eligible to have
units of competency from previous training counted towards completion for
this course. Talk to your teacher or workplace trainer if you think you
may be eligible for recognition of units previously completed.
 
 

Course Elective Completion:

At least 120 hours of elective module/units must be completed. These may be chosen from groups 2, 3

 
Group 1 CORE UNITS
All module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
NSWTEGL201B Write personal texts in literary forms 18
NSWTEGL202B Conduct a simple investigation 18
NSWTEGL203B Respond to literary and non-literary texts 18
NSWTHMN201B Identify own role as member of a community 18
NSWTHMN202 Plan to participate in a local community 36
NSWTMTH201B Use rational number skills 18
NSWTMTH202B Solve basic measurement problems 18
NSWTMTH203B Use maps and geometry of lines, angles and shapes 9
NSWTMTH204B Use data handling in a range of contexts 9
NSWTSCN101B Work safely in a science learning environment 4
NSWTSCN201B Investigate the science of matter and electricity 18
NSWTSCN202B Carry out investigations into aspects of introductory chemistry 18
NSWTSCN203B Investigate scientific aspects of occupational health 18
 
Group 2 ELECTIVES - AEET FRAMEWORK
At least 50 hours of module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
NSWTABL201 Investigate Aboriginal issues 30
NSWTCOM201A Prepare & orally deliver stories for a purpose 30
NSWTCOM208B Organise and complete a job application and interview 20
NSWTCOM209 Conduct a simple project 25
NSWTCOM211B Use strategies to transform personal conflict 20
NSWTEGL208B Compose creative texts 36
NSWTHMN206B Investigate natural environments 36
NSWTHMN207B Investigate human environments 36
NSWTHMN208B Investigate natural disasters 18
NSWTHMN209B Apply historical methods 18
NSWTHMN210B Apply consumer information 36
NSWTHMN211B Investigate employment and business issues in Australia 18
NSWTINT202B Work with a mentor 30
NSWTLRN201B Develop and implement plan for education and employment 20
NSWTLRN202B Devise strategies for own learning 6
NSWTLRN203B Interpret information for study purposes 10
NSWTLRN204B Use research and revision skills 10
NSWTLSG201B Listen and respond in a range of contexts 20
NSWTMTH209B Manage everyday financial decisions 36
NSWTMTH211B Apply a range of mathematical problem solving strategies 18
NSWTNMY128A Use basic functions of a scientific calculator 20
NSWTSCN207B Undertake scientific investigations into environmental ecosystems 18
NSWTSCN208B Investigate the science of reproduction and reproductive health 18
NSWTSCN209B Investigate and report on a science issue in the media 18
NSWTSCN210B Investigate and report on the suitability of household products 18
NSWTSPG201B Speak effectively in a range of contexts 20
NSWTSUS115 Investigate environmentally sustainable practices in a range of contexts 10
NSWTTCH110A Prepare to use a simple spreadsheet 25
NSWTTMW201B Participate in a team 20
 
Group 3 ELECTIVES - TRAINING PACKAGE UNITS
At least 40 hours of module/units must be completed
Subgroup 1 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION UNITS
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBIND201A Work effectively in a business environment 20
BSBITU102A Develop keyboard skills 30
BSBITU201A Produce simple word processed documents 40
BSBITU202A Create and use spreadsheets 25
BSBITU302B Create electronic presentations 20
BSBWHS201A Contribute to health and safety of self and others 20
BSBWOR204A Use business technology 20
 
Subgroup 2 LABORATORY OPERATIONS
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
MSL912001A Work within a laboratory/field workplace (induction) 30
MSL922001A Record and present data 20
MSL943002A Participate in laboratory/field workplace safety 30
MSL952001A Collect routine site samples 30
MSL952002A Handle and transport samples or equipment 30
MSL972001A Conduct routine site measurements 30
 
Subgroup 3 CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CHCCOM201C Communicate with people accessing the services of the organisation 20
CHCCS211B Prepare for work in the community sector 30
CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children 50
CHCORG201C Follow policies, procedures and programs of the organisation 15
CHCORG202C Work with others 18
HLTWHS200A Participate in WHS processes 20
 
Subgroup 4 ANIMAL CARE AND MANAGEMENT
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
ACMGAS201A Work in the animal care industry 20
ACMGAS202A Participate in workplace communications 20
ACMGAS203A Complete animal care hygiene routines 20
ACMGAS204A Feed and water animals 20
ACMGAS205A Assist in health care of animals 20
ACMGAS206A Provide basic first aid for animals 20
ACMOHS201A Participate in occupational health and safety processes 20
NSWTSFM203B Evaluate work experience 20
 
Subgroup 5 HORTICULTURE
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
AHCNSY201A Pot up plants 20
AHCNSY202A Tend nursery plants 40
AHCNSY203A Undertake propagation activities 20
AHCPCM201A Recognise plants 50
AHCPGD201A Plant trees and shrubs 20
AHCPGD202A Prepare and maintain plant displays 20
AHCSOL201A Determine basic properties of soil and/or growing media 25
 
Subgroup 6 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
ICAICT101A Operate a personal computer 15
ICAICT102A Operate word-processing applications 15
ICAICT103A Use, communicate and search securely on the internet 30
ICAICT104A Use digital devices 20
ICAICT105A Operate spreadsheet applications 15
ICAICT106A Operate presentation packages 15
ICAICT107A Use personal productivity tools 20
ICAICT108A Use digital literacy skills to access the internet 20
 
Subgroup 7 DESKTOP PUBLISHING
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
ICPPP211C Develop a basic design concept 40
ICPPP221C Select and apply type 30
ICPPP224C Produce pages using a page layout application 30
ICPPP225C Produce graphics using a graphics application 40
ICPPP284B Produce PDF files for online or screen display 60
 
Subgroup 8 AUTOMOTIVE
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
AURAEA1001 Identify environmental requirements in an automotive workplace 5
AURAEA2002 Apply environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace 5
AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace 12
AURETR2015 Inspect and service batteries 4
AURTTE1003 Remove and tag engine system components 18
AURTTE2004 Inspect and service engines 36
AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment 30
 
Subgroup 9 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
MEM07001B Perform operational maintenance of machines/equipment 18
MEM07003B Perform machine setting (routine) 36
MEM07024B Operate and monitor machine/process 36
MEM07032B Use workshop machines for basic operations 18
MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements 45
MEM16006A Organise and communicate information 18
MEM18001C Use hand tools 18
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations 18
 
Subgroup 10 DESIGN
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour 40
BSBDES302A Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms 55
CUVACD201A Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas 50
CUVACD401A Integrate colour theory and design processes 30
ICAICT203A Operate application software packages 40
 
Subgroup 11 ENTERTAINMENT
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CUAOHS101A Follow basic safe dance practices 24
CUEIND01D Source and apply entertainment industry knowledge 15
CUEPRP02B Research, obtain and prepare props 70
CUESTA05C Apply a general knowledge of staging to work activities 20
CUFLGT101A Apply a general knowledge of lighting to work activities 40
NSWTDAN206A Improvise a basic dance sequence 18
NSWTTHP204A Perform using basic acting technique 36
 
Subgroup 12 CONSTRUCTION
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CPCCCM1015A Carry out measurements and calculations 36
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications 16
CPCCCM2004A Handle construction materials 40
CPCCCM2005B Use construction tools and equipment 40
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry 16
CPCCVE1011A Undertake a basic construction project 40
 
Subgroup 13 LIVE PRODUCTION, THEATRE AND EVENTS
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CUEAUD06B Apply a general knowledge of vision systems to work activities 20
CUECOR03B Provide quality service to customers 27
CUESOU07B Apply a general knowledge of audio to work activities 40
 
Subgroup 14 TOURISM
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
SITHIND201 Source and use information on the hospitality industry 25
SITTTSL201 Operate an online information system 30
SITXCCS303 Provide service to customers 20
SITXCOM201 Show social and cultural sensitivity 15
SITXEVT301 Access information on event operations 25
SITXEVT302 Process and monitor event registrations 20
SITXEVT303 Coordinate on-site event registrations 40
SITXFIN201 Process financial transactions 15
SITXWHS101 Participate in safe work practices 12
 
Subgroup 15 PAINTING AND DECORATING
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CPCCPD2011A Handle painting and decorating materials 40
CPCCPD2012A Use painting and decorating tools and equipment 40
CPCCPD2013A Remove and replace doors and door and window components 8
 
Subgroup 16 CONCRETING
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CPCCCO2011A Handle concreting materials 40
CPCCCO2012A Use concreting tools and equipment 40
CPCCCO2013A Carry out concreting to simple forms 20
CPCCCO2014A Carry out concrete work 24
 
Subgroup 17 AGED CARE
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CHCAC317A Support older people to maintain their independence 22
CHCAC318B Work effectively with older people 40
CHCCOM302D Communicate appropriately with clients and colleagues 30
CHCICS303A Support individual health and emotional well being 40
CHCWHS312A Follow WHS safety procedures for direct care work 30
 
Subgroup 18 HOSPITALITY
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
SITHCCC102 Prepare simple dishes 70
SITHCCC103 Prepare sandwiches 6
SITHCCC104 Package prepared foodstuffs 14
SITHCCC201 Produce dishes using basic methods of cookery 45
SITHFAB204 Prepare and serve espresso coffee 30
SITHKOP101 Clean kitchen premises and equipment 6
SITXFSA101 Use hygienic practices for food safety 15
SITXFSA201 Participate in safe food handling practices 20
SITXINV202 Maintain the quality of perishable items 6
 
Subgroup 19
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CHCORG303C Participate effectively in the work environment 22
 
Subgroup 20 OUTDOOR RECREATION
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
SISOBWG201A Demonstrate bushwalking skills in a controlled environment 36
SISOCLA201A Demonstrate top rope climbing skills on artificial surfaces 35
SISOCNE201A Demonstrate simple canoeing skills 14
SISONAV201A Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment 36
SISOOPS201A Minimise environmental impact 15
 
Subgroup 21 BEAUTY
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
SIBBFAS201A Demonstrate retail skin care products 25
SIBBRES201A Research and apply beauty industry information 20
SIBXCCS202A Provide service to clients 30
SIBXFAS201A Design and apply make-up 40
SIRXSLS201 Sell products and services 20
SIRXWHS101 Apply safe work practices 15
 
Subgroup 22 VISUAL ARTS AND CONTEMPORARY CRAFT & ABORIGINAL ARTS
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CUVACD101A Use basic drawing techniques 54
CUVDRA201A Develop drawing skills 50
CUVPAI201A Develop painting skills 75
CUVPRP201A Make simple creative work 40
CUVPRP203A Store finished creative work 15
 
Subgroup 23 SCREEN
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CUECOR02C Work with others 15
CUFIND201A Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge 30
CUVDIG201A Develop digital imaging skills 50
ICPMM321C Capture a digital image 50
 
Subgroup 24 COMMUNITY RECREATION
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBWOR203B Work effectively with others 20
SISSSOF101 Develop and update officiating knowledge 18
SISSSOF202 Officiate games or competitions 18
SISSSPT201A Implement sports injury prevention 12
SISXCAI102A Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessions 36
SISXEMR201A Respond to emergency situations 20
SISXIND101A Work effectively in sport and recreation environments 18
 
Subgroup 25 RETAIL
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
SIRXCCS201 Apply point-of-sale handling procedures 20
SIRXCCS202 Interact with customers 20
SIRXCLM101 Organise and maintain work areas 10
SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace 15
SIRXICT001A Operate retail technology 20
SIRXIND101 Work effectively in a customer service environment 20
SIRXMER202 Plan, create and maintain displays 15
 
Subgroup 26 RESOURCES AND INFRASTRUCTURE
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBITU101A Operate a personal computer 20
RIICCM201A Carry out measurements and calculations 35
RIICOM201A Communicate in the workplace 20
RIIOHS201A Work safely and follow OHS policies and procedures 25
RIISAM203B Use hand and power tools 20
 

Requirements to receive the qualification

To receive 10077NAT Certificate II in Skills for Work and Study (TAFE NSW
Course number 10710), learners must complete a total of 13 units and 90 hours of
elective units comprising,
 
-   13 compulsory units from Group 1
-   At least 50 hours of units from Group 2
-   At least 40 hours of units from Group 3

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