Course Title: Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2017

Course Code: OHTH5731C

Course Title: Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

School: 174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6122 - Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au


Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Dr Gita Pendharkar
Ph: +61 3 9925 4701
Email: gita.pendharkar@rmit.edu.au 

Eddie Vanda
Program Manager
Ph: +61 3 9925 4456
Email: eddie.vanda@rmit.edu.au 

Nominal Hours: 20

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.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

UEENEEE101A

Course Description

This unit covers identifying occupational health and safety hazard and risks and documenting control measures. It encompasses identifying workplace hazards, assigning levels of risk, developing control measures to eliminate and/or mitigate risks, reviewing risk control measures and maintaining documentation of hazards, risk control measures and their application in accordance with compliance procedures.


National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

Element:

1. Identify and document hazards and risks.

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Hazards are identified the appropriate persons involved and in accordance with compliance procedures.

1.2 Risks associated with identified hazards are determined in consultation with others and documented in accordance with compliance procedures.

1.3 Provision is made to accommodate changes to documentation should unforseen hazards be identified.

Element:

2. Assign levels of risk and develop and document control measures.

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Level of risk is assigned for each identified hazard in accordance with the regulations and following compliance procedures.

2.2 Control measures are developed for hazard, level of risk and activity to eliminate and/or mitigate the risk following compliance procedures.

2.3 Hazard, level of risk and control measures are agreed to and documented in consultation with all involved in accordance with compliance procedures.

Element:

3. Monitor and review the control measures.

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Documented control measures are made available for reference by all involved with the work.

3.2 Control measures are modified where required in consultation with all involved with the work in accordance with compliance procedures.

3.3 Documentation of hazards, risk control measures and their application are filed in accordance with compliance procedures.


Learning Outcomes


Refer to Elements


Details of Learning Activities

Cluster Information:

This course is delivered in a cluster (Electronics Projects) in conjunction with UEENEEH145A (EEET7057C) & UEENEEK132A (EEET7031C). You must enrol in all three courses delivered in this cluster. All the learning and assessment activities will include the components of all three competencies UEENEEE137A,UEENEEK132A and UEENEEH145A. Please refer to the course guide part B for course UEENEEH145A (EEET7057C) for the learning activities and Engineers Australia Mapping Information.


Teaching Schedule

As this course is delivered in cluster, please refer to the course guide part B for course UEENEEH145A (EEET7057C) for the proposed teaching schedule.

As this course is delivered in cluster, please refer to the course guide part B for course UEENEEH145A (EEET7057C) for the information about student directed hours.


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


References


Other Resources


Overview of Assessment

The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set in the National Training Package. Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course. To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment task detailed under Assessment Tasks:

Assessment 1: Laboratories
Weighting towards final grade (%): 10

Assessment 2: Project
Weighting towards final grade (%): 40

Assessment 3: Test
Weighting towards final grade (%): 50

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

 Assessment Mapping Matrix

Element/Performance Criteria CoveredLaboratoriesProjectTest
1.1xx
1.2xx 
1.3xx 
2.1xxx
2.2xxx
2.3xxx
3.1 xx
3.2 xx
3.3 xx

 


Assessment Tasks

As this course is delivered in cluster, please refer to the course guide part B for course UEENEEH145A (EEET7057C) for assessment tasks.


Assessment Matrix

As this course is delivered in cluster, please refer to the course guide part B for course UEENEEH145A (EEET7057C) for assessment matrix.

Other Information

Credit Transfer and/or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):
You may be eligible for credit towards courses in your program if you have already met the learning/competency outcomes through previous learning and/or industry experience. To be eligible for credit towards a course, you must demonstrate that you have already completed learning and/or gained industry experience that is:
• Relevant
• Current
• Satisfies the learning/competency outcomes of the course
Please refer to http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/enrolment/credit to find more information about credit transfer and RPL.

Study and Learning Support:
Study and Learning Centre (SLC) provides free learning and academic development advice to you. Services offered by SLC to support your numeracy and literacy skills are:
- Assignment writing, thesis writing and study skills advice
- Maths and science developmental support and advice
- English language development
Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/studyandlearningcentre to find more information about Study and learning Support

Disability Liaison Unit:
If you are suffering from long-term medical condition or disability, you should contact Disability Liaison Unit to seek advice and support to complete your studies.
Please Refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/disability to find more information about services offered by Disability Liaison Unit

Late Submission:
If you require an Extension of Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) for 7 calendar days or less (from the original due date) and have valid reasons, you must complete and lodge an Application for Extension of Submittable Work (7 Calendar Days or less) form and lodge it with the Senior Educator/ Program Manager.
The application must be lodged no later than one working day before the official due date. You will be notified within no more than 2 working days of the date of lodgement as to whether the extension has been granted.
If you seek an Extension of Submittable Work for more than 7 calendar days (from the original due date) must lodge an Application for Special Consideration form under the provisions of the Special Consideration Policy, preferably prior to, but no later than 2 working days after the official due date.
Submittable Work (assignments, reports or project work etc.) submitted late without approval of an extension will not be accepted or marked.

Special Consideration:
Please refer http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/specialconsiderations to find more information about special consideration

Plagiarism:
Plagiarism is a form of cheating and it is very serious academic offence that may lead to expulsion from the University.
Please Refer: www.rmit.edu.au/academicintegrity to find more information about plagiarism.

Email Communication:
All email communications will be sent to your RMIT email address and you must regularly check your RMIT emails.

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