Domain - Tuberculosis (TB) Testing of Domestic Cattle and Deer

Domain - Tuberculosis (TB) Testing of Domestic Cattle and Deer

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Level 3

Prepare self and equipment, and assess facilities and cattle, for tuberculosis (TB) testing
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25619 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare self and equipment, and assess facilities and cattle, for tuberculin (TB) testing.

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Primary Industry Training Organisation

Prepare self and equipment, and assess facilities and deer, for tuberculosis (TB) testing
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25620 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare self and equipment, and assess facilities and deer, for tuberculosis (TB) testing.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Demonstrate understanding of the National Bovine Tuberculosis Pest Management Strategy and NAIT
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25621 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate understanding of the: National Operational Plan 2016-2055 National Bovine Tuberculosis Pest Management Plan operational policies; obligations and breaches in the Biosecurity (National Bovine Tuberculosis Pest Management Strategy) Order 1998, the legal powers of accredited persons; and farmer requirements under the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012.

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Primary Industry Training Organisation

Describe tuberculosis (TB) infection, transmission, and control, and classification of cattle and deer for TB testing
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25624 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: the bacteria that cause TB, and the way in which the disease progresses in the body and affects body systems, routes of infection, methods of transmission, identification, clinical findings, and laboratory diagnosis; the role of hosts in TB infection in wildlife and transmission to domestic stock, and the implications for TB control; methods for TB testing, and TB episodes, activities and test types; and classify cattle and deer by age, gender, and type.

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Primary Industry Training Organisation

Level 4

Carry out and read caudal fold intradermal tuberculosis (TB) tests for cattle
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25613 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to carry out and read caudal fold intradermal tuberculosis (TB) tests for cattle.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Prepare test sites and equipment, and carry out and read, comparative cervical tests (CCTs) for cattle
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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25614 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare the test sites and equipment to carry out CCTs, and carry out and CCTs for cattle.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Prepare test sites and equipment, and carry out and read, comparative cervical tests (CCTs) for deer
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25615 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare the test sites and equipment to carry out CCTs on deer, and carry out, and read CCTs for deer.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Prepare test sites and equipment, and carry out and read, mid cervical tests (MCTs) for deer
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25616 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare test sites, and equipment to carry out MCTs on deer, and carry out and read MCTs for deer.

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Primary Industry Training Organisation

Bleed cattle for tuberculosis (TB) testing, complete documentation, and submit samples to the testing laboratory
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25617 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: bleed cattle for TB testing, complete documentation for blood samples, and submit samples to the testing laboratory.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Bleed deer for tuberculosis (TB) testing, complete documentation, and submit samples to the testing laboratory
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25618 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: bleed deer for TB testing, complete documentation for blood samples, and submit blood samples to the testing laboratory.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Demonstrate understanding of, and prepare, TBfree Reactor Valuation Contracts (RVC) for cattle and deer
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2022.

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25622 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in a tuberculosis (TB) testing context. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate understanding of, and prepare TBfree RVCs for dairy cattle, beef cattle, and deer.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Data as at 18 September 2021