Course Title: Implement and monitor energy sector WHS policies and procedures

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6178 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Course Title: Implement and monitor energy sector WHS policies and procedures

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


520T Future Technologies

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2022

Course Contact: Munir Muniruzzaman

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4415

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will learn the required skills and knowledge required to implement and monitor energy sector work health and safety (WHS)/ occupational health and safety (OHS) policies and procedures. This will include the following:

  • providing WHS/ OHS information to the work graoup 
  • implementing and monitoring arrangements/ workplace procedures of WHS/ OHS (such as identification and assessment of hazards and control of risks)
  • WHS/ OHS training 
  • recordkeeping for WHS/ OHS issues

This course is delivered and assessed with the following: UEECD0007 - Apply Work Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEECD0024 Implement and monitor energy sector WHS policies and procedures


1. Provide WHS/OHS information to the work group

2. Implement and monitor participative arrangements for management of WHS/OHS

3. Implement and monitor procedures for identifying hazards, assessing risk and controlling risks

4. Implement procedures for dealing with hazardous events

5. Implement and monitor procedures for WHS/OHS training

6. Implement and monitor procedures for maintaining WHS/OHS records

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 ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through participation in class exercises, oral/written presentations and through the application of learned skills and insights. Full assessment briefs will be provided and can be found on CANVAS