Commissioner's Information Bulletin 666

Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking - Apprenticeships and Traineeships

Date of effect: 7 November 2016

Bulletin Information

This Commissioner's Information Bulletin (CIB) varies six Vocational Training Orders (VTOs) to update national qualification codes and transition qualifications from the PMB07v2.0 Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking Training Package to the PMBv1.0 Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking Training Package.

Superseded Bulletin

This Commissioner's Information Bulletin superseded CIB 593.

Qualifications, structure and packaging

Transition Arrangements

Industrial arrangements

Competency based completion

Registered training organisations

Funding arrangements

Inspecting Vocational Training Orders

Enquiries

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Job descriptions

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Apprenticeships

Polymer Technology - Blow Moulding Technician - Apprenticeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect

7 November 2016

Qualification

PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology

Term of apprenticeship

Full time:

  • 48 months - or until relevant competencies are achieved

Probationary period

3 months

Polymer Technician - Composites Technician - Apprenticeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect

7 November 2016

Qualification

PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology

Term of apprenticeship

Full time:

  • 48 months - or until relevant competencies are achieved

Probationary period

3 months

Polymer Technician - Extrusion Technician - Apprenticeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect

7 November 2016

Qualification

PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology

Term of apprenticeship

Full time:

  • 48 months - or until relevant competencies are achieved

Probationary period

3 months

Polymer Technology - Injection Moulding Technician - Apprenticeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect

7 November 2016

Qualification

PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology

Term of apprenticeship

Full time:

  • 48 months - or until relevant competencies are achieved

Probationary period

3 months

Traineeships

Polymer Technology - Traineeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect

7 November 2016

Qualifications

Terms of traineeships

Full time:

  • PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology by direct entry
    • 36 months or until relevant competencies are achieved
  • PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology when the trainee holds PMB30116 Certificate III in Polymer Processing
    • 24 months or until relevant competencies are achieved
  • PMB50116 Diploma of Polymer Technology by direct entry
    • 24 months or until relevant competencies are achieved
  • PMB50116 Diploma of Polymer Technology when the trainee holds PMB40116 Certificate IV in Polymer Technology
    • 18 months or until relevant competencies are achieved

Part-time:
See part-time apprenticeships and traineeships

Probationary periods

Where the nominal term is:

  • up to and including 24 months - 2 months
  • greater than 24 months - 3 months

Polymer Processing - Traineeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect

7 November 2016

Qualifications

Terms of traineeships

Full time:

  • PMB20116 Certificate II in Polymer Processing
    • 12 months or until relevant competencies are achieved
  • PMB30116 Certificate III in Polymer Processing by direct entry
    • 24 months or until relevant competencies are achieved
  • PMB30116 Certificate III in Polymer Processing when the trainee holds PMB20116 Certificate II in Polymer Processing
    • 18 months or until relevant competencies are achieved

Part-time:
See part-time apprenticeships and traineeships

Probationary period

2 months

Page last updated: 7 November 2016