Course Title: Apply principles of OHS risk management

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5256 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course Title: Apply principles of OHS risk management

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

OHTH5587C

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

OHTH5587C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4338

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use a generic approach to identify hazards, and to assess and control occupational health and safety (OHS) risks. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBOHS504B Apply principles of OHS risk management

Elements:

1. Access sources of information and data to identify hazards

2. Analyse the work environment to identify hazards

3. Assess risk associated with hazards

4. Control risk associated with hazards

5. Maintain hazard identification and risk control processes

6. Monitor and review risk management processes


Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements.


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.

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

Assessment

Weight %

Assessment 1

Prepare a site coordination plan

50

Assessment 2

Construction Site visit

30

Assessment 3

OH&S Test Knowledge

20

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements/ Performance Criteria

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

Assessment 3

1.1

X

X

X

1.2

X

X

X

1.3

X

X

 

1.4

X

X

 

2.1

X

X

 

2.2

X

X

X

2.3

X

X

 

2.4

X

X

X

2.5

X

X

 

2.6

X

X

 

3.1

X

X

 

3.2

X

X

X

3.3

X

X

 

3.4

X

X

 

3.5

X

X

 

3.6

X

X

 

4.1

X

X

 

4.2

X

X

 

4.3

X

X

 

4.4

X

X

 

4.5

X

X

 

4.6

X

X

 

5.1

X

X

 

5.2

X

 

 

5.3

X

 

 

5.4

X

 

 

5.5

X

X

 

6.1

X

 

 

6.2

X

 

 

6.3

X

X

 

6.4

X

 

X

6.5

X

 

 

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.