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Competency Importer


Competencies for the Training and Qualifications Administration section can be imported into enableHR via an excel spreadsheet.

There are two different competency templates and they are explained below:











Competency import template 1 - Competencies Only - No Employee information

Fields are:

Column Name Column Description Field Type Example Data
Competency Default Issuing Authority Who issued the competency Optional Roads and Maritime Services
Competency Code A unique identifier for the course Mandatory C-Car
Competency Description A description of the competency Optional Vehicles up to 4.5 tonne Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM). Vehicles that seat up to 12 adults, including the driver.

A Class C licence allows you to drive cars, utes, vans, some light trucks, car-based motor tricycles, tractors, and implements such as graders.
Competency Expiry Period Used if the item expires after a set period Optional (Number)  
Competency Expiry Unit   Optional -Can be blank but if data entered must be one of the following values:  Never, Days, Weeks, Months, Years  
Competency Default Date Completed   Optional (Date)  
Competency Group You can group competencies if required. This affects the admin view only and is not mandatory. If you wish to place items in subgroups. You need to list the hierarcy separated by commas (ie. Licences,Auto)   Optional  Licences
Competency Group Delimiter System column. Leave as comma Mandatory (Must be a comma) ,
Competency Name Name of the Competency Mandatory Driver Licence Class C
Points Used in some industries such as Law & Accounting Optional   
Competency Type   Optional - Can be blank but if data entered must be one of the following values and written EXACTLY as listed below:  Qualification, Training, Skill, Professional Registration / Membership, Licence / Ticket, Medical, Capability, Unspecified Licence / Ticket
Uploaded eSS Document Type (abbrv.) The default document type for any document uploaded to this competency. (If blank will default to TRAIN) Optional CERT


Competency import template 2 - Competencies and Employee Qualification achievement data.

If using the secondary method, in addition to the above, you will need to fill out additional information whereby some existing columns become mandatory:

Date Completed Date in which employee completed qualification (if applicable) Optional ,
Date Expires Date in which qualification will expire (if applicable) Optional Driver Licence Class C
External ID Employee's ID which will indicate to system where competency is to be assigned. Mandatory (must match system exactly)  
Identifier Identifying code for issuing authority. Optional  
Issuing Authority The authority which offered / provided the training and qualification Optional  
Status The current status of the qualification Mandatory (must be one of the following: In Progress, Completed, Expired, Missing, Not Applicable) in exact wording.  
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