Course Title: Document occupational hazards and risks in computer systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5227 Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

Course Title: Document occupational hazards and risks in computer systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term2 2010

Course Contact: George Listopad

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254441

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers:
i) occupational work hazard identification
ii) identifying health and safety risks to workers
iii) classification of risks
iv) documenting control measures intended to eliminate or reduce the risks that could potentially arise during the conduct of work activities
v) consultation processes with those involved with computer systems work
This unit primarily deals with the process involved in completing documentation and/or making appropriate modifications to pre-prepared documents

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Co-requisites: ISYS5668C, ISYS5678C, OHTH5468C

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEE032B Document occupational hazards and risks in computer systems


1. Identify and document hazards and risks.

2. Determine risk class and document control measures.

3. Monitor and review the control measures.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Practical test
Written Examination