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Competency standard 1:

Qualifications and experience

Performance indicators

An applicant for a provisional licence must:

  1. Have completed an approved qualification or approved entry course within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  2. Have previously completed an approved qualification or approved entry course, and have completed an approved refresher course within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  3. Have previously held a licence within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  4. Have previously held a licence, and have completed an approved refresher course within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  5. Hold a current licence.

An applicant for a limited licence must:

  1. Hold an approved qualification that was commenced in or before February 2015 and completed within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  2. Hold an approved qualification, and:
    1. have held a provisional licence within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged, and
    2. have held a provisional licence for at least 24 months; OR
  3. Have previously held a limited licence within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  4. Have previously held a limited licence, and have completed an approved refresher course within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  5. Hold a current limited licence.

An applicant for a full licence must:

  1. Hold an approved qualification that was commenced in or before February 2015 and completed within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  2. Hold an approved qualification, and
    1. have held a provisional licence within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged, and
    2. have held a provisional licence for at least 24 months; OR
  3. Hold an approved qualification, and hold a current limited licence; OR
  4. Have previously held a full licence within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  5. Have previously held a full licence, and have completed an approved refresher course within the 12 months prior to the application being lodged; OR
  6. Hold a current full licence.