Course Title: Follow occupational health and safety procedures

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4276

Course Title: Follow occupational health and safety procedures

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 10.0

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


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Internet

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

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and evaluate the organisation’s occupational health and safety (OHS) policies, procedures and programs in the relevant work area in accordance with OHS legal requirements

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSOHS301A Follow occupational health and safety procedures


Element 1 Follow safe work practices

Element 2 Maintain personal safety standards

Element 3 Assess risks

Element 4 Follow emergency procedures

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to understand and apply OH&S terminology.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment in this course will involve practical evaluations, written reports and class participation.