Course Title: Participate in OHS processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1073

Course Title: Participate in OHS processes

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




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


365T Global, Urban & Social Studies


Course Contact: Liz Cotter

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254870

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to participate in workplace occupational health and safety (OHS) processes to protect workers own health and safety, and that of others.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes


Work safely

Implement workplace safety requirements

Participate in OHS consultative processes

Follow safety procedures

Learning Outcomes

Required skills

literacy skills to interpret safety signs, symbols and notices

problem-solving skills to analyse options in an emergency situation

Required knowledge

responsibilities of employers and employees under relevant health and safety legislation

Overview of Assessment

Assessment in this course is determined via a combination of assessment strategies which may likely  include:


case study

simple oral and/or written questions