NWP30415 Certificate III in Water Industry Irrigation

This qualification allows for the attainment of general competencies in irrigation within water industry operations.

The qualification covers the skills required to measure, regulate, plan and deliver water from channels, pipelines or streams for irrigation and/or stock and domestic purposes.

Core Units

NWPGEN004  Assess, implement and report environmental procedures

NWPGEN012  Support the role and functions of the water industry

Group A: WHS Elective unit

BSBWHS303  Participate in WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

Group B: Irrigation Elective units

NWPIRR001  Monitor and operate irrigation and domestic delivery systems

NWPIRR011  Install devices for irrigation systems

NWPIRR014  Install meters for rural water supplies

NWPIRR022  Maintain meters for rural water supplies

NWPIRR023  Detect and rectify faults with automated channel regulators

NWPIRR032 Monitor and control rural water distribution operations

NWPIRR042  Monitor and schedule water deliveries

NWPIRR051  Provide and promote customer service

Group C: General Elective units

NWPGEN011  Use maps, plans, drawings and specifications

NWPNET002   Prepare and restore work site

NWPSOU001  Respond to blue-green algae outbreaks

NWPSOU003  Identify and confirm blue-green algae

NWPSOU030  Inspect and report river performance

NWPSOU051  Inspect and operate groundwater extraction

NWPSOU052 Inspect and operate groundwater regulation

NWPTRT001  Operate and control water treatment processes

BSBFLM312  Contribute to team effectiveness

BSBWOR301  Organise personal work priorities and development

MSS404061A   Facilitate the use of SCADA systems in a team or work area