Certificate IV in Process Plant Operations

This qualification is typically used to develop employees performing a technical role that includes an ability to work independently and conduct technical problem solving according to the needs of the work in the manufactured mineral products industries.

The PMA20113 Certificate II in Process Plant Operations has been developed as a technical qualification for use in the PMA08 Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Refining Training Package.
Graduates at this level will have theoretical and practical knowledge and skills for specialised and/or skilled work and/or further learning.
Graduates at this level will have broad factual, technical and some theoretical knowledge of a specific area or a broad field of work and learning.
Core Units
Unit Code Unit Description
MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MSAPMOH110A Follow emergency response procedure
MSAPMOH200A Work Safe
MSAPMSUP100A Apply workplace procedures
MSAPMSUP102A Communicate in the workplace
Elective Units
Unit Codes Unit Description
MSAPMOPS400A Optimise process/plant area
PMAOPS402A Respond to abnormal process situations
PMAOPS405A Operate complex control systems
MSL954001A Obtain representative samples in accordance with a sampling plan
PMASUP440B Commission/re-commission plant
PMASUP444A Plan plant operation and isolation
FDFPH1001A Follow work procedures to maintain good manufacturing practices
MSAPMOHS100A Follow OHS procedures
MSAPMOPS100A Use equipment
MSAPMSUP101A Clean workplace or equipment
MSAPMSUP106A Work in a team
PMAOPS222B Operate and monitor pumping systems and equipment
PMAOPS223B Operate and monitor valve systems
MEM07033B Operate and monitor basic boiler
MSAPMOHS217A Gas test atmosphere
MSAPMPER202A Observe permit work
MSL952001A Collect routine sight samples
MEM07034A Operate and monitor intermediate class boiler
MSAPMPER201A Monitor and control work permits
MSAPMPER301C Issue work permits
PMAOPS280B Interpret process plant schematics

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