Course Title: Contribute to WHS processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4337

Course Title: Contribute to WHS 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)

HWSS5689C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban & Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term1 2014

Course Contact: Jennifer Brooker

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4115

Course Contact Email: jennifer.brooker@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

This unit specifies the workplace performance required by a worker to contribute to work health and safety (WHS) processes where there is responsibility for own work outputs and possibly limited responsibility for the work output of others.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not applicable



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTWHS300A Contribute to WHS processes

Elements:

1) Plan and conduct work safely

2) Support others in working safely

3) Contribute to WHS participative processes

4) Contribute to hazard identification, WHS risk assessment and risk control activities

5) Participate in the control of emergency situations


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is based on a knowledge quiz and workplace assessment.