Course Title: Participate in OHS processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4230

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

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

OHTH5473C

City Campus

TAFE

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face

Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term1 2014

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email: mcvet@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

This unit 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. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no Pre-requisites 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes

Elements:

1. Work safely

2. Implement work place safety requirements

3. Participate in OHS consultative processes

4. Follow safety procedures


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to follow safety procedures, work safely within your workplace, implement work place safety requirements and participate in OH & S consultive practices.


Overview of Assessment

 Critical aspects of assessment and evidence required to demonstrate competency in this unit are:
Accurately following all relevant safety procedures
Identifying and reporting hazards to designated personnel
Knowledge of relevant health and safety legislation.