Course Title: Maintain work health and safety processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4391 Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Maintain work health and safety processes

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 70

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: Bruce Partland

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8323

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Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to facilitate meetings and document actions that relate to the consideration of work health and safety issues in the workplace.

This unit is applicable to nominated work health and safety representatives in a workplace. All work must be carried out to comply with workplace and legislative requirements.

This unit applies to individuals who take responsibility for their own work. They provide and communicate solutions to a range of predictable and unpredictable problems.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

AHCWHS401 Maintain work health and safety processes


1. Provide information about work health and safety

2. Facilitate the participation of workers in work health and safety observance and decision-making

3. Implement procedures for identifying hazards and assessing and controlling risks

4. Implement workplace procedures for dealing with emergencies and hazardous events

6. Implement and monitor enterprise procedures for maintaining work health and safety records

5. Implement and monitor enterprise procedures for providing work health and safety training

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may consist of in class activities, presentations, written reports and observation in the workplace.