Course Title: Prepare working solutions

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4386 Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation

Course Title: Prepare working solutions

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science


Term1 2017,
Term1 2018

Course Contact: Namrita Kaul

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4309

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency covers the ability to prepare working solutions and to check that existing stocks of solutions are suitable for use. Working solutions include those required to perform laboratory tests. Personnel are required to calculate quantities and make dilutions.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

The are no prerequisites for this course

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSL973002 Prepare working solutions


1. Make up working solutions

2. Check existing stock of solutions

3. Maintain a safe work environment

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

The assessment tasks for this course may include assignments, practical reports and written tests