Course Title: Follow health, safety and security procedures

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2007

Course Code: OHTH5322C

Course ID: 039007

Course Title: Follow health, safety and security procedures

School: 340T Art

Program Code: C5048 - Diploma of Arts (Visual Arts)

Course Contact : Kellyann Geurts

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Steve Cox -

Nominal Hours: 15

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.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites


Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge which everyone in the workplace must have in order to work safely.

Health, Safety & Security is a core course within the first year of the program. The course enables students to identify, assess and control chemical, physical, psychological and biological hazards in the art-working environment.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

CUFSAF01B Follow health and safety and security issues

Learning Outcomes

1. Follow workplace procedures on health, safety and security
2. Deal with emergency situations
3. Maintain personal safety standards
4. Provide feedback on health, safety and security

Overview of Learning Activities

Details of Learning Activities

Students will identify, assess and control chemical, physical and psychological and biological hazards within the art-working environment.

Teaching Schedule

16 hours of class-based instruction. Thereafter, the knowledge gained will be put into practice across all courses and disciplines within studio spaces.

Overview of Learning Resources

Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


Other Resources

Audio visual.

Overview of Assessment

Students will be assessed by:
- observation of safe work practices
- questioning on safe work practices

Assessment Tasks

Students are assessed at a PX grade after full attendance at the structured classes.

Other Information

Structured classes are held in the auditorium on Level 1. 

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