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Verifying point of sale systems

  • 67900 (includes shipping and handling)

All prices are in AUD and exclusive of GST

The following surcharge fees will apply to the final total:

  • 0.275% for MasterCard and VISA Debit Card payments
  • 0.561% for MasterCard Credit Card payments
  • 0.836% for VISA Credit Card payments
  • 1.595% for American Express payments

For those who are paying by purchase order, you will need to download and complete the enrolment form (DOCX 116KB). Send your completed enrolment form to

This one-day course (9 am to 5 pm) explains the test procedures required to verify point of sale systems.

Knowledge and skills

The course will provide you with the knowledge and skills:

  • to understand the role of trade measurement within the national measurement system
  • to understand the common requirements as well as the specific requirements of POS systems and auxiliary devices
  • to verify a POS system in accordance with the test procedures
  • to identify the most common problems with POS systems submitted for pattern approval


The topics covered include:

  • Australia's measurement system
  • terminology and units of measurement
  • general requirements for POS systems and auxiliary devices
  • POS systems – general information and specific requirements
  • certificates of approval
  • test procedures for POS systems
  • auxiliary devices
  • frequently asked questions

Further information

Training delivery is subject to participant numbers. A confirmation email will be sent to each participant 2 weeks prior to the course date. We suggest you book your travel arrangements after receiving this course confirmation email.

For more information contact +61 2 8467 3796 or

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