Course Title: Work safely

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4404 Certificate IV in Textile Design, Development and Production

Course Title: Work safely

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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)


Brunswick Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term2 2020,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Betty Kanzurovski

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9232

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this Course you will develop skills to apply workplace policies and procedures to maintain a safe work environment for self and others.
This course consists of 2 Units of Competency that are clustered together for delivery and assessment.
The other Unit of Competency in this clustered course is

  • MSTGN4010 Implement and monitor WHS and environmental systems in the workplace

Please note there will be some adjustments made to the delivery of this course when taken as part of the evening classes in the part-time program.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSMWHS200 Work safely


1. Identify hazards and assess risk

2. Follow procedures for risk control

3. Follow emergency procedures

4. Participate in the enhancement of safety

5. Work in accordance with WHS policies and procedures

Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Identify hazards and assess risk
  2.  Follow procedures for risk control
  3. Follow emergency procedures
  4. Participate in the enhancement of safety
  5. Work in accordance with WHS policies and procedures


Overview of Assessment

This course is assessed in accordance with competency-based assessment. To demonstrate competency in this course you will need to complete all the assessment to a satisfactory standard.

You will receive feedback from the teacher at the conclusion of each assessment task.

Competency is achieved only if competency has been demonstrated within the standard enrolment period. Students are advised that they may be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to confirm aspects of competency not evidenced in class or through assessments.

Results for this course are delivered and assessed in accordance with competency-based assessment are:
CA: Competency Achieved
NYC: Not Yet Competent
DNS: Did not Submit for Assessment

If you have a long term medical condition and/or disability it may be possible to negotiate to vary aspects of the learning or assessment methods. You can contact the program coordinator or Equitable Learning Services if you would like to find out more.
Your course assessment conforms to RMIT assessment principles, regulations, policies, procedures and instructions which are available for review online: