PUA Biosecurity Response Public Information Management


The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) has commissioned a project to develop a new Skill Set for the PUA Public Safety Training Package. The project will address the need for a Public Information Officer within a biosecurity operational response.

View the 2018 IRC Skills Forecast

The Public Safety Industry Reference Committee (IRC) will have oversight of this project, which will be facilitated by Australian Industry Standards (AIS) in consultation with industry stakeholders. A Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) will be formed for this project.

Regular updates will be posted on this page throughout the life of the project.

If you have any questions about this project, or are a subject matter expert and would like to be considered for the TAC for this project, please contact the Industry Manager.

Greg Spence
Industry Manager
Email greg.spence@australianindustrystandards.org.au


Project Update

22 August 2019


The IRC has approved the PUASS00093 Biosecurity Response Public Information Management Skill Set for Training Package implementation.

The approved Public Safety Training Package Release 1.1 is now available on training.gov.au.

The following materials were approved:

Skill Set PUASS00093 Biosecurity Response Public Information Management

19 June 2019


The draft Skill Set has undergone independent edit and quality assurance and can be accessed via the link below.

Please note that the Skill Set title has been changed from Biosecurity Public Information Officer to Biosecurity Response Public Information Management. This was agreed by the TAC as it reflects the Units of Competency making up the Skill Set.

To view the final draft, please click below. (links to materials have now been removed)

Skill Set Companion Volume Implementation Guide

Thank you to all stakeholders who provided valuable feedback and contributed to this project.

27 May 2019

Drafting Finalised

The TAC has completed development work on the draft materials, which will now go through an independent edit and quality assurance review.

The draft materials are expected to be submitted to the AISC by July 2019 for their consideration and endorsement at the next available meeting. Final drafts will be made available then.

8 March 2019

Draft Material Available

The TAC has finalised the draft Biosecurity Public Information Skill Set and would like your feedback.

To view the draft, click below: (link to material has now been removed)

Skill Set

Please submit your feedback by close of business Wednesday, 3 April 2019.

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Feedback will be collated and discussed at the next TAC meeting.

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