Course Title: Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the workplace

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3188 Certificate III in Engineering - Electrical/Electronic Trade

Course Title: Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the workplace

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: engineering-tafe@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers applying principles of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) in the workplace and undertaking a safety risk assessment for the employee’s area of responsibility.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM13002B Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the workplace

Elements:

1. Apply principles of OHS in a workplace

2. Carry out safety audit

3. Identify health and safety improvements

4. Follow requirements of enterprise OHS program


Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written,oral, practical tasks and activities.
You will be asked to personally demonstrate to your teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals.