^

 
 

Qualification details

LGA40120 - Certificate IV in Local Government (Release 1)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes LGA40104 - Certificate IV in Local GovernmentThis qualification is superseded by and not equivalent to LGA40120. Revised qualification structure. Specialisations added. 09/Feb/2021

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
1 1 (this release) 10/Feb/2021


Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnUsage RecommendationSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Usage Recommendation columnEssentialSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Essential column
BSBXCM401 - Apply communication strategies in the workplaceApply communication strategies in the workplaceCurrentCore
NWPGEN017 - Apply the risk management principles of the water industry standards, guidelines and legislationApply the risk management principles of the water industry standards, guidelines and legislationCurrentElective
PSPINV002 - Conduct an investigationConduct an investigationSupersededElective
BSBSTR401 - Promote innovation in team environmentsPromote innovation in team environmentsCurrentElective
NWPGEN032 - Ensure compliance with water industry standards, guidelines and legislationEnsure compliance with water industry standards, guidelines and legislationCurrentElective
HLTPOP006 - Contribute to working with the community to identify health needsContribute to working with the community to identify health needsCurrentElective
CHCMGT004 - Secure and manage fundingSecure and manage fundingCurrentElective
TAEDEL404 - Mentor in the workplaceMentor in the workplaceSupersededElective
BSBLDR413 - Lead effective workplace relationshipsLead effective workplace relationshipsCurrentElective
LGACOR009 - Manage grantsManage grantsCurrentElective
Items per page 10 | 20 | 50 | 100
Displaying items 1 - 10 of 57

Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 511112 Program Or Project Administrator 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0803 Business And Management 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Local Government Administration,Environmental Protection,Civil Construction,Public Administration,Local Government Regulation,Local Government Operational Works 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Compliance Officer (Local Government),Office Supervisor (Local Government),Plant and Equipment Coordinator (Local Government),Business Administration Officer (Local Government),Customer Service Officer (Local Government),Animal Control Officer,Roads Maintenance Team Leader,Assistant Environmental Health Officer (Local Government),Outdoor Works Supervisor (Local Government),Records Officer 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 511112 Program Or Project Administrator 09/Apr/2021 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0803 Business And Management 09/Apr/2021 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 10/Feb/2021 
The content being displayed has been produced by a third party, while all attempts have been made to make this content as accessible as possible it cannot be guaranteed. If you are encountering issues following the content on this page please consider downloading the content in its original form

Modification History

Not applicable.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to work in local government.

These individuals work with independence, taking responsibility for their own functions and outputs.

Possible job titles include:

  • Local Laws Officer
  • Maintenance Team Leader
  • Operational Works Supervisor
  • Parking Inspector
  • Ranger
  • Rates Officer

The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

12 units must be completed:

  • 5 core units
  • 7 elective units, consisting of:
  • at least 4 units from the electives listed below
  • up to 3 units from any endorsed Training Package or accredited course – the units must be relevant to the work outcome.

Specialisations 

Packaging Rules for each specialisation:

  • 3 Group A electives must be selected for award of the Certificate IV in Local Government (Corporate Services)
  • 4 Group B electives must be selected for award of the Certificate IV in Local Government (Operational Works)
  • 4 Group C electives must be selected for award of the Certificate IV in Local Government (Parking Control)
  • 1 Group D electives must be selected for award of the Certificate IV in Local Government (Rates)
  • 4 Group E electives must be selected for award of the Certificate IV in Local Government (Regulatory Control).

Where two specialisations are completed the award of qualification would read Certificate IV in Local Government (Corporate Services, Rates).

The selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the complexity of skills appropriate to the AQF level of this qualification.

Electives which appear in italics have prerequisite units of competency.

Core Units 

BSBOPS304

Deliver and monitor a service to customers

BSBOPS403

Apply business risk management processes

BSBWHS411

Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs

BSBXCM401

Apply communication strategies in the workplace

LGACOR001

Work in local government

Elective units 

Group A: Corporate Services 

BSBCMM511

Communicate with influence

CHCCDE002

Develop and implement community programs

CHCCDE011

Implement community development strategies

Group B: Operational Works 

LGAOPS001

Prepare for operational works

LGAOPS003

Develop works maintenance schedule

LGAOPS004

Evaluate works maintenance needs and priorities

LGAOPS005

Manage civil plant and resources

RIICWM401E

Supervise civil works

RIIWHS302E

Implement traffic management plans

RIIWHS303

Position, set up and program portable traffic control devices

Group C: Parking Control 

LGAREG001

Implement parking controls

LGAREG003

Manage conflict situations in a regulatory environment

PSPREG003

Apply regulatory powers

PSPREG008

Act on non-compliance

Group D: Rates 

LGACOR002

Administer rates

Group E: Regulatory Control 

LGAREG002

Provide evidence in court

PSPINV001

Plan and initiate an investigation

PSPINV002

Conduct an investigation

PSPINV003

Finalise an investigation

PSPREG003

Apply regulatory powers

PSPREG008

Act on non-compliance

PSPREG013

Undertake inspections and monitoring

Group F: General 

ACMAIM201

Contribute to safety at incidents involving large animals

ACMAIM202

Participate in an incident involving large animals

ACMAIM303

Move large animals to new locations

ACMCAS304

Capture, handle and transport companion animals

ACMINF303

Implement infection control in the handling and care of native wildlife

AHCBUS408

Operate within a budget framework

BSBCMM411

Make presentations

BSBDAT501

Analyse data

BSBFIN401

Report on financial activity

BSBLDR413

Lead effective workplace relationships

BSBLDR414

Lead team effectiveness

BSBOPS405

Organise business meetings

BSBPMG430

Undertake project work

BSBSTR401

Promote innovation in team environments

BSBSUS411

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

CHCEDU002

Plan health promotion and community intervention

CHCMGT004

Secure and manage funding

CPPDSM4055

Maintain asset management system

CPPWMT3010

Maintain waste landfill sites

CPPWMT4003

Implement waste management plans

HLTPOP006

Contribute to working with the community to identify health needs

HLTPOP013

Contribute to the implementation of a disaster plan

HLTPOP028

Monitor and maintain rubbish collection and disposal systems

LGACOR006

Provide public education

LGACOR009

Manage grants

LGAREG003

Manage conflict situations in a regulatory environment

NWPGEN032

Ensure compliance with water industry standards, guidelines and legislation

NWPGEN017

Apply the risk management principles of the water industry standards, guidelines and legislation

PSPGEN032

Deal with conflict

PSPLEG001

Comply with legislation in the public sector

PSPPCY001

Contribute to policy development

SITXCOM002

Show social and cultural sensitivity

TAEDEL404

Mentor in the workplace

Qualification Mapping Information

LGA40104 Certificate IV in Local Government.

Links

Companion Volume Implementation Guide are available in VETNet - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=0388d502-0fc3-49d9-a06e-c95893d7