DEF Military Justice System

Project scope

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) has commissioned a project to revise existing Units of Competency in the DEF Defence Training Package.

 

VIEW 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.

 

Deliverables

The project will ensure alignment with Commonwealth regulations and legislative requirements.

The project will include:

  • 13 existing Units of Competency to be revised

 

Timeline

The Case for Endorsement is expected to be submitted to the Australian Industry and Skills Committee by 30 October 2020.

 

How to get involved

A Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) will be formed to provide expertise for this work. 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.

 

Stakeholder feedback on draft training materials will be sought as part of the development phase of work.

Technical advisory committee

24 AUGUST 2018

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT

The Public Safety IRC is currently working with Defence to revise existing Units of Competency in the DEF Defence Training Package.

Summary of development

Draft units, skill sets and/or qualifications are developed in consultation with Subject Matter Experts and industry stakeholders.

 

Initial drafting of Training Package material (Units of Competency, Skill Sets and/or qualifications) is being undertaken Defence, to ensure that the draft Units are informed by the needs of industry.

 

Consultation

7 MARCH 2019

A working group is being established to form a TAC in Mar-Apr this year, with the review being undertaken in May/early June.

 

 

13 SEPTEMBER 2019

Defence have finalised an internal capability review regarding Military Justice skills, with submission to the AISC of the final draft materials now likely to be extended to October 2020.

Consultation

3 MARCH 2020

DRAFT MATERIAL

 

Defence has finalised draft materials for this project and would like your feedback on the following Units of Competency:

  • DEFLAW008Y Conduct a Defence administrative inquiry
  • DEFLAW013Y Conduct basic fact finding

The following Units of Competency will be deleted:

  • DEFLAW001Y Provide advice on service discipline law
  • DEFLAW002Y Perform the duties of a unit discipline officer
  • DEFLAW003Y Provide advice on service administrative law
  • DEFLAW004Y Conduct an arrest
  • DEFLAW005Y Conduct a unit level investigation and prefer charges
  • DEFLAW006Y Conduct summary authority proceedings
  • DEFLAW009Y Make a Defence administrative decision
  • DEFLAW010Y Perform the duties of an appointing officer
  • DEFLAW011Y Perform the duties of a defending officer at service tribunals
  • DEFLAW012Y Perform the duties of a prosecuting officer at service tribunals
  • DEFLAW115Y Apply service discipline law

 

Feedback on draft materials closed on Tuesday, 31 March 2020 for consideration by Defence.

 

Feedback will be collated and discussed at the next meeting.

 

 

9 APRIL 2020

DRAFT MATERIAL

Defence is continuing with the review and development of Training Package products that will support Defence capability building.

Review of the Release 3.0 materials were made available for stakeholder validation.

Feedback on draft materials closed on Monday, 27 April 2020 for consideration by Defence.

Feedback will be collated and discussed at the next meeting.

 

Quality Assurance

 

18 JUNE 2020

FINAL DRAFT CASE FOR ENDORSEMENT (RELEASE 3.0)

The draft Training Package materials for Release 3.0 have undergone independent edit and quality assurance.

Submission

 

20 JULY 2020

CASE FOR ENDORSEMENT SUBMITTED TO AISC

 

The draft Training Package (Release 3.0) materials have been submitted to the AISC.

 

CASE FOR ENDORSEMENT

 

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

 

Approval

 

18 AUGUST 2020

At its meeting on the 12 August 2020 the AISC approved the Defence Training Package (Release 3.0) for referral to the Skills Ministers for endorsement.

 
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Jennifer Webster

 

 

Email: Jennifer.Webster@aistnds.org.au

Phone: 0458 500 642