Course Title: Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4348

Course Title: Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

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)

OHTH5851C

City Campus

TAFE

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face

Term1 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254815

Course Contact Email: mcvet@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

Being able to work safely is a critical aspect of providing technical services and working on live productions. This course prepares you to work safely in a range of employment conditions and you will learn how the mandatory requirements for health and safety apply to various electrotechnology work functions. It also covers risk management processes and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

Elements:

1. Prepare to enter a work area.

2. Apply safe woking practices.

3. Follow workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control.


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. You will be able to apply safe working practices under a range of working conditions and follow workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control.

The successful completion of this course will also give you the pre-requisite skills and knowledge required to enrol in the courses:

  • UEENEEP026A Conduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies
  • UEENEEP024A Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course will involve demonstration of skills and knowledge through a series of practical tasks and a test of your knowledge of underpinning theory.