Course Title: Contribute to health and safety of self and others

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1071

Course Title: Contribute to health and safety of self and others

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 20.0

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)

OHTH9123C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban & Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Elizabeth-Anne Cotter

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254870

Course Contact Email: elizabeth-anne.cotter@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

This course describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge you are required to participate in work health and safety (WHS) processes to protect own health and safety, and that of others.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not applicable



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBWHS201A Contribute to health and safety of self and others

Elements:

1. Work safely

2. Implement work safety requirements
 

3. Participate in WHS consultative processes
 


Learning Outcomes

By completing this course you will obtain the following learning outcomes:

1. Work safely

2. Implement work safety requirements


3. Participate in WHS consultative processes


 


Overview of Assessment

To gain competency in this course, you are required to participate in and complete activities/tasks that are given during class time. Occasionally students will be asked to complete an unfinished project as homework or collect information in their own time to be used in class.

Assessment will focus on how to keep safe at work. You will learn skills and knowledge essential to enable you to protect your own workplace health and safety and that of others.