Course Title: Work safely with explosive ordnance

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3306 Certificate III in Aircraft Life Support and Furnishing

Course Title: Work safely with explosive ordnance

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 24

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: James Krause

Course Contact Phone: +61 30427 723 753

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Course Description

This unit covers the competency required to achieve a safe work environment when working with explosive ordnance.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

DEFEO101D Work safely with explosive ordnance


1. Access and apply safety procedures

2. Apply personal safety measures

3. Apply dangerous goods and hazardous substances requirements

4. Apply net explosive quantity and compatibility

5. Identify and report incidents

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including:
• Practical demonstration of skills application and underpinning theory questioning
• Observations of practical tasks
• 3rd Party Reports by ADF experts and assessors

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to correctly apply safe practices in storage, distribution, maintenance and use of explosive ordnance.