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Superseded Qualifications or Units

Superseded Qualifications or Units

What does it mean if a qualification or unit is superseded?

If a qualification or unit is superseded it has undergone major change. This normally indicates that industry needs have changed, and the previous qualification or unit is no longer the most suitable for training delivery.


What are units, skill sets and qualifications?

  1. Qualifications support job roles within industry. They are available from Certificates I, II, III and IV, to Diploma and Advanced Diploma.
  2. Units of competency are the building blocks of qualifications. They define the requirements for effective performance in a discrete area of work, work function, activity, or process.
  3. Skill sets are combinations of units...


In the spirit of reconciliation Back to Basics acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community.
We pay our respect to their elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.