Register of Endorsed Micro-credentials

Micro-credentials are shorter than a full qualification and have been developed by industry and training providers to address skills and training gaps. South Australian micro-credentials can comprise of accredited training components, non-accredited training, or a combination of both.

The Training and Skills Commission’s endorsement of a micro-credential provides confidence to employers and individuals that the learning outcomes it delivers will meet current and future industry needs, and that learners will gain the relevant skills, knowledge and attributes that are required by industry.

The table below outlines the micro-credentials that have been endorsed by the Commission.

*Note - responsibility for maintaining the quality of training delivered remains with the provider of the micro-credential, in line with relevant state and national requirements.


Micro-credentialProponentCourse descriptionEndorsement duration
Community Broadcasting Delivery Skill SetThe Academy of Interactive Entertainment Ltd

This micro-credential will provide students with technical and operational skills for broadcasting delivery. This course includes online and offline delivery of four accredited units of competency, as per below:

  1. Identify and use specific industry standard technologies (ICTICT221)
  2. Install software applications (ICTICT206)
  3. Develop a web presence using social media (ICTWEB306)
  4. Develop techniques for presenting information on air (CUAAIR211)
9 September 2021 – 9 September 2022
Apprentice Supervisor – Civil ConstructionCivil Contractors Federation South Australia Ltd

This micro-credential is designed to quickly upskill team leaders and supervisors to successfully manage apprentices and young people. The course includes online and offline delivery of three accredited units of competency and one non-accredited unit, as per below:

  1. Provide leadership in the supervision of diverse work teams (RIILAT402E)
  2. Support the learning and development of teams and individuals (BSBHRM413)
  3. Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements (BSBWHS411)
  4. Non-Accredited Component - Conflict Resolution
5 August 2021 – 5 February 2023
Small Civil Team LeaderCivil Contractors Federation South Australia Ltd

This micro-credential enables learners to quickly develop skills in managing small civic works teams. The course includes online and offline delivery of three accredited units of competency and one non-accredited unit, as per below:

  1. Demonstrate leadership in the workplace (BSBLDR411)
  2. Apply and monitor site plant and resource management plan (RIIRAI402D)
  3. Apply site risk management system (RIIRIS401E)
  4. Non-Accredited Component - Conflict resolution
5 August 2021 – 5 February 2023
Cut-Off Saw Operator – Civil ConstructionCivil Contractors Federation South Australia Ltd

This micro-credential provides participants with the required skills and knowledge to enable the use of a cut-off saw in a safe and proficient manner in the workplace. The course includes online and offline delivery of two accredited units of competency and one non-accredited unit, as per below:

  1. Operate small plant and equipment (RIISAM204E)
  2. Conduct local risk control (RIIRIS201E)
  3. Non-Accredited Component - Cut-off Saw
5 August 2021 – 5 February 2023
Tunnelling Support Worker – Civil ConstructionCivil Contractors Federation South Australia Ltd

This micro-credential provides participants with higher skills needed in tunnelling within the civil construction industry in South Australia. The course includes online and offline delivery of six accredited units of competency, as per below:

  1. Tunnel Construction (Technical): Operate elevating work platform (RIIHAN301E)
  2. Tunnel Construction (General): Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry (CPCCWHS2001)
  3. Carry out concrete work (RIICCM209E)
  4. Enter and work in confined spaces (RIIWHS202E)
  5. Work safely at heights (RIIWHS204E)
  6. Licence to operate a forklift truck (TLILIC0003)
5 August 2021 – 5 February 2023
Food and Beverage EssentialsComplete Hospitality Training SkillsThis course equips students working/intending to work in front of house positions in the hospitality industry with skills in, and information about, dealing with customer complaints, general customer interaction, serving alcohol responsibly in accordance to current legislation, and using safe, hygienic practices and current techniques in the service of food and beverages. The course includes online and offline delivery of four accredited units of competency over 135 nominal hours, as per below:

1. Provide responsible service of alcohol (SITHFAB002)
2. Use hygienic practices for food safety (SITXFSA001)
3. Prepare and serve espresso coffee (SITHFAB005)
4. Serve food and beverage (SITHFAB007)

This micro-credential is a pathway to commencing a Certificate III in Hospitality (SIT30616).
5 February 2021 - 5 February 2023
Gaming Room EssentialsComplete Hospitality Training SkillsThis course will equip new and existing members of the hospitality industry with skills in, and information about, front of house duties, current service techniques, legislation, ways to retain patronage through quality customer service, and effective handling of common customer complaints. The course includes online and offline delivery of four accredited units of competency over 70 nominal hours, as per below:

1. Provide service to customers (SITXCCS006)
2. Provide responsible service of alcohol (SITHFAB002)
3. Provide responsible gambling services (SITHGAM001)
4. Attend gaming machines (SITHGAM002)

This micro-credential is a pathway to commencing a Certificate III in Hospitality (SIT30616).
5 February 2021 - 5 February 2023