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Qualification details

MSS40316 - Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices (Release 4)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes and is equivalent to MSS40312 - Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and PracticesSupersedes and is equivalent to MSS40312 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices. 21/Jun/2016

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
4 (this release) 30/Jul/2020
(View details for release 3) 25/Jun/2019
(View details for release 2) 22/Oct/2018
(View details for release 1) 22/Jun/2016


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleEssentialSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Essential column
MSMENV472 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesImplement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesCore
MSMENV672 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainabilityDevelop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainabilityElective
MSMSUP390 - Use structured problem-solving toolsUse structured problem-solving toolsElective
MSMWHS200 - Work safelyWork safelyElective
MSS014010 - Optimise sustainability of a process or work areaOptimise sustainability of a process or work areaElective
MSS014011 - Facilitate team to develop and implement sustainability strategiesFacilitate team to develop and implement sustainability strategiesElective
MSS024015 - Apply an understanding of environmental principles to a siteApply an understanding of environmental principles to a siteElective
MSS402080 - Undertake root cause analysisUndertake root cause analysisElective
MSS403001 - Review competitive systems and practicesReview competitive systems and practicesCore
MSS403005 - Facilitate use of a Balanced Scorecard for performance improvementFacilitate use of a Balanced Scorecard for performance improvementElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 399000 Miscellaneous Technicians And Trades Workers 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0301 Manufacturing Engineering And Technology 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Business Administration 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Sustainability Technician,Production Supervisor (Manufacturing),Team Leader / Supervisor (Competitive Practices) 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 399000 Miscellaneous Technicians And Trades Workers 14/Oct/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0301 Manufacturing Engineering And Technology 14/Oct/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 22/Jun/2016 
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Modification History

Release 4. One elective unit updated. Supersedes and equivalent to MSS40316 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices (Release 3).

Release 3. Qualification template updated. Qualification description simplified. Unit codes, names and pre- requisites updated. Supersedes and equivalent to MSS40316 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of team leaders or those in similar job roles who are responsible for the implementation and monitoring of competitive systems and practices to improve efficiency in a team or work area and own work role. Individuals apply broad knowledge and analytical skills to facilitate change and improve efficiency.

This qualification assumes that a learner has current or past work experience where operational or technical skills have already been gained and a supervisory or similar level of responsibility exists. For this reason, this 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.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To be awarded the MSS40316 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices, competency must be achieved in twelve (12)  units of competency.

  • three (3)  core units of competency
  • nine (9)  elective units of competency, as specified below:
  • a minimum of one (1)  unit of competency from Group A
  • a minimum of five (5)  units of competency from Group B
  • the balance of three (3)  elective units of competency may be selected in any combination from:
  • Group A, not previously selected
  • Group B, not previously selected
  • Group C units listed below.

A maximum of three (3)  Group C units may be selected from other qualifications in this Training Package, other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses where those units are available at Certificates III, IV or Diploma level. Units chosen should be relevant to the workplace and would normally be drawn from the appropriate sector Training Package, or possibly the Business Services Training Package.

Note : Prerequisite units must be counted in the total number of units required for achievement of the qualification. Refer to individual units for details.

Core units of competency 

Unit code 

Unit title 

MSS403001

Review competitive systems and practices

MSS403010

Facilitate change in an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices

MSMENV472

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

Elective units of competency

Group A

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisites 

MSS403005

Facilitate use of a Balanced Scorecard for performance improvement

MSS403006

Facilitate implementation or review of competitive systems and practices in an office

MSS403011

Facilitate implementation of competitive systems and practices

MSS403085

Ensure process improvements are sustained

Group B 

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisites 

MSS403021

Facilitate a Just in Time system

MSS403023

Monitor a levelled pull system of operations

MSS403024

Work within a constrained process

MSS403032

Analyse manual handling processes

MSS403034

Organise products into groups

MSS403035

Implement the visual workplace

MSS403039

Facilitate and improve 5S in an office

MSS403040

Facilitate and improve implementation of 5S

MSS403042

Facilitate mistake proofing in an office

MSS403043

Facilitate breakthrough improvements in an office

MSS403052

Map an office value stream

MSS403053

Map an operational process

MSS403054

Facilitate breakthrough improvements

MSS403055

Facilitate continuous improvement through the use of standardised procedures and practices

MSS403084

Improve changeovers

MSS403086

Improve cost factors in work practices

MSS403087

Mistake proof an operational process

MSS404053

Use DMAIC techniques

MSS404054

Apply statistics to operational processes

MSS404060

Facilitate the use of planning software systems in a work area or team

MSS404061

Facilitate the use of SCADA systems in a team or work area

MSS404084

Undertake process capability improvements

MSS404085

Undertake proactive maintenance analyses

MSS404086

Assist in implementing a proactive maintenance strategy

MSS404087

Support proactive maintenance

MSMSUP390

Use structured problem solving tools

Group C 

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisite unit 

MSMENV672

Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainability

MSMWHS200

Work safely

MSS014010

Optimise sustainability of a process or work area

MSS014011

Facilitate team to develop and implement sustainability strategies

MSS024015

Apply an understanding of environmental principles to a site

MSS402080

Undertake root cause analysis

MSS405001

Develop competitive systems and practices for an organisation

MSS405004

Develop business plans in an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices

MSS405005

Manage competitive systems and practices responding to individual and unique customer orders

MSS405006

Develop a Balanced Scorecard

MSS405007

Introduce competitive systems and practices to a small or medium enterprise

MSS405008

Analyse and map a value stream

MSS405009

Manage a value stream

MSS405013

Facilitate holistic culture improvement in an organisation

MSS405014

Develop a communications strategy to support operations

MSS405015

Manage relationships with non-customer external organisations

MSS405016

Manage workplace learning

MSS405020

Develop quick changeover procedures

MSS405021

Develop a Just in Time system

MSS405022

Design a process layout

MSS405023

Develop a levelled pull system for operations and processes

MSS405024

Apply the theory of constraints

MSS405030

Optimise cost of product or service

MSS405031

Undertake value analysis of product or process costs in terms of customer requirements

MSS405032

Analyse cost implications of maintenance strategy

MSS405033

Optimise office systems to deliver to customer demand

MSS405040

Manage 5S system in an organisation

MSS405041

Implement improvement systems in an organisation

MSS405052

Design an experiment

MSS404054

Apply statistics to operational processes

MSS405053

Manage application of six sigma for process control and improvement

MSS404054

Apply statistics to operational processes

MSS405054

Determine and improve process capability

MSS404054

Apply statistics to operational processes

MSS405063

Develop the application of enterprise control systems in an organisation

MSS405064

Determine and establish information collection requirements and processes

MSS405075

Facilitate the development of a new product

MSS404054

Apply statistics to operational processes

MSS405081

Develop a proactive maintenance strategy

MSS405082

Adapt a proactive maintenance strategy to the process operations sector

MSS405083

Adapt a proactive maintenance strategy for a seasonal or cyclical business

MSS405084

Manage people relationships

MSS405085

Develop a documentation control strategy for an organisation

MSS405088

Plan, implement and monitor energy management

Qualification Mapping Information

Release 4. Supersedes and equivalent to MSS40316 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices (Release 3).

Release 3. Supersedes and equivalent to MSS40316 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices (Release 2).

Release 2. Supersedes and equivalent to MSS40316 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices (Release 1).

Release 1. Supersedes and equivalent to MSS40312 Certificate IV in Competitive Systems and Practices.

Links

The MSS Sustainability Companion Volume Implementation Guides are available from VETNet: - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=5b04f318-804f-4dc0-9463-c3fb9a3fe998