Course Title: Store and retrieve basic spatial data

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3259 Certificate III in Spatial Information Services

Course Title: Store and retrieve basic spatial data

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2010,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Thierry Demathieu

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8359

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to collect basic data through a range of methods. It requires the ability to work with others in performing set task requirements within deadlines. Functions would be carried out under supervision and within organisational guidelines.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPPSIS3002A Store and retrieve basic spatial data


1 Store basic spatial data.

2 Access and retrieve basic spatial data.

3 Implement contingency plans.

Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements

Overview of Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence of:
• applying data security and backup measures
• dealing with contingencies
• storing and retrieving basic spatial data
• using an index system.