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PSPSS00045_Public Sector Foundations

SKU PSPSS00045 Category

This skill set is for individuals working within or new to the public sector. These competencies provide an overview of the sector, an understanding of core public sector values, principles and diversity issues, and expectations relating to government services, communications, practices and processes.

  • Short Course Name: Public Sector Foundations
  • Course Code: PSPSS00045
  • Course Completion Time: RPL only
  • Units Studied: 5
  • Nationally Recognised Training: Yes, these units serve as a foundation for government qualifications and as an introduction to the Public Sector for new employees, team leaders or supervisors. Completion of this skill set contributes to most Certificate IV level government generalist and specialist qualifications.
  • Delivery Mode: Online with extensive support from our trainers
  • Are There Assessments For This Course: No – this course is assessed through RPL
  • Assessment Due Dates: No – submit RPL evidence at your own pace
  • RPL available: Yes, absolutely! This is an RPL only course
  • PSPETH002 Uphold and support the values and principles of public service
  • PSPGEN029 Value Diversity
  • PSPGEN043 Apply government processes
  • PSPLEG002 Encourage compliance with legislation in the public sector /li>
  • PSPPCY004 Support policy implementation

If you are Studying

This course is assessed using a diverse range of assessment strategies to ensure we cover the assessment conditions for each unit of study and provide our students with interesting and flexible assessment experiences.

All assessments are completed in your own time and submitted online, with no assessment due dates. This modern and flexible approach is designed to reduce the uncomfortable pressure and unnecessary stress that traditional assessment testing is so famous for. Marking feedback is provided online usually within 1 week of submission.

Many assessments will include researching, reading and analysing information on your computer, laptop or tablet (Internet required), however each unit of study provides assessment instructions and benchmarks you can easily follow to successfully complete each assessment task.

By Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you believe you already have the knowledge and skills to achieve this qualification we encourage you to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning.

    RPL is a simple process with OPEC College and works like this

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Formal Entry Requirements:

    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however please read through the following information to assess if you have the English language and literacy skills necessary to successfully complete this course.

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • All Public Sector employees
  • Full RPL achieved – $595
  • Partial RPL – Negotiable up to a max of $
  • Full Training – $
  • By study $

Fees are broken down to an enrolment fee of $500 and the balance either on completion or spaced evenly across the program to suit your financial needs.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available on all OPEC College qualifications. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can provide you with nationally recognised qualifications through converting your existing skills, knowledge and experience, gained through prior work or study, into formal competencies.
RPL means you can gain qualifications simply through providing evidence of relevant knowledge and skills you have gained through previous work.
This means you don’t have to waste time studying what you already know.
You will be asked to provide evidence to support your application and the OPEC College RPL team will assist you through the RPL assessment process. Apply for RPL below to commence the process.

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* Students using an iPad or iPhone will need to upload documents from a Laptop, PC or have a Dropbox account