OH & S

Carry out WHS requirements

Unit Details: CPCPCM2043A - Carry out WHS requirements (Release 1) . Current as of: 07 February 2013

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment.

The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.


This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment.

The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.

Costs

  • Member Cost $0.00
  • Associated Member Cost $215.00
  • Non Member Cost $290.00
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Prerequisites

None


None

Duration & Delivery

1 Day  All courses are delivered Face to Face in a classroom and in a practical area. The location is either at Ceputec centre or at a specified work location which will be confirmed in the acceptance letter.

  • Reading material to be completed before course commencement.
  • Theory exam will be completed in class.

1 Day  All courses are delivered Face to Face in a classroom and in a practical area. The location is either at Ceputec centre or at a specified work location which will be confirmed in the acceptance letter.

  • Reading material to be completed before course commencement.
  • Theory exam will be completed in class.
Qualification
A nationally recognised statement of attainment
A Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment
Course Structure

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment.

The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.


This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment.

The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.

Required Skills

1.  Communication skills to:

  • complete written reports and other relevant documentation
  • enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand
  • use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences
  • use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals

2.  Initiative and enterprise skills to:

  • evaluate safety issues in the workplace and determine appropriate action
  • recognise WHS hazards, including asbestos, and take all opportunities to alleviate safety problems in a variety of construction work sites and environments.
  • Initiative and enterprise skills to identify and report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools or materials.

3.  Literacy skills to read and interpret:

  • documentation from a variety of sources
  • material safety data sheets (MSDSs)
  • work safety procedures and instructions.

4. Self-management skills deal calmly and effectively with any potential safety problems and work closely with other team members and supervisors to ensure safe working conditions are maintained.

5. Teamwork skills to work with others to action tasks and relate to people from a range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds and with varying physical and mental abilities.

6. Technology skills to:

  • access and understand site-specific instructions in a variety of media
  • use mobile communication technology.

1.  Communication skills to:

  • complete written reports and other relevant documentation
  • enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand
  • use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences
  • use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals

2.  Initiative and enterprise skills to:

  • evaluate safety issues in the workplace and determine appropriate action
  • recognise WHS hazards, including asbestos, and take all opportunities to alleviate safety problems in a variety of construction work sites and environments.
  • Initiative and enterprise skills to identify and report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools or materials.

3.  Literacy skills to read and interpret:

  • documentation from a variety of sources
  • material safety data sheets (MSDSs)
  • work safety procedures and instructions.

4. Self-management skills deal calmly and effectively with any potential safety problems and work closely with other team members and supervisors to ensure safe working conditions are maintained.

5. Teamwork skills to work with others to action tasks and relate to people from a range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds and with varying physical and mental abilities.

6. Technology skills to:

  • access and understand site-specific instructions in a variety of media
  • use mobile communication technology.
Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence of the ability to:

  • locate, interpret and apply relevant information, standards and specifications for applying safe work practices in the workplace
  • apply safety requirements throughout the performance of work sequences, including electrical requirements and personal protective clothing and equipment
  • apply sustainability principles and concepts
  • undertake site and workplace induction
  • correctly identify the location of asbestos containing materials (ACM)
  • understand and apply policies and procedures for reporting presence of ACM to designated personnel
  • assess workplace risks and interpret and apply safe work practices
  • understand workplace requirements for emergency response, including evacuation procedures
  • correctly locate and identify workplace fire fighting and other safety equipment and appliances
  • correctly select and use appropriate processes, tools and equipment
  • safely complete all work to specification
  • comply with regulations, standards and workplace instructions, procedures and processes, including reporting and documentation
  • communicate and work effectively and safely with others.

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence of the ability to:

  • locate, interpret and apply relevant information, standards and specifications for applying safe work practices in the workplace
  • apply safety requirements throughout the performance of work sequences, including electrical requirements and personal protective clothing and equipment
  • apply sustainability principles and concepts
  • undertake site and workplace induction
  • correctly identify the location of asbestos containing materials (ACM)
  • understand and apply policies and procedures for reporting presence of ACM to designated personnel
  • assess workplace risks and interpret and apply safe work practices
  • understand workplace requirements for emergency response, including evacuation procedures
  • correctly locate and identify workplace fire fighting and other safety equipment and appliances
  • correctly select and use appropriate processes, tools and equipment
  • safely complete all work to specification
  • comply with regulations, standards and workplace instructions, procedures and processes, including reporting and documentation
  • communicate and work effectively and safely with others.
Participants Requirments

Nil ceputec will provide materials.


Nil ceputec will provide all materials.

Diploma of Work Health and Safety

This qualification is suitable for people who coordinate and maintain the work health and safety (WHS) program in an organisation. It reflects the role of practitioners who apply a substantial knowledge base and well-developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts

Costs

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Prerequisites
Duration & Delivery

& delivery One Full year (four school terms) – delivered every Wednesday evening at Ceputec from 5.00pm to 9.00pm. A total of 136 face to face contact hours. 

Qualification
A Nationally Recognised Certificate
Course Structure

The Diploma of Work Health and Safety contains nine units of competency, each unit has specific learning outcomes and is structured for face to face and task assessment. Training will be multi-faceted incorporating case studies, group work, research, presentations and guest speakers.

Required Skills
  • Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
  • Contribute to the systematic management of WHS risk
  • Manage WHS hazards and risks
  • Investigate WHS incidents
  • Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems
  • Manage rehabilitation and return to work programs
  • Contribute to work related health and safety measures and initiatives
  • Manage WHS hazards associated with plant
  • Participate in a quality audit
Assessment

A range of assessment methods will be used to assess practical skills and knowledge.

  • analysis of responses to case studies and scenarios
  • assessment of written reports
  • demonstration of techniques used to control OHS
  • direct questioning combined with review of assessment evidence
  • observation of performance in role plays
  • observation of presentations
  • evaluation of discussions
  • observation of participants in class activities
Participants Requirments

Nil requirements - all material required is supplied by Ceputec

Carry out WHS requirements

Unit Details: CPCPCM2043A - Carry out WHS requirements (Release 1) . Current as of: 07 February 2013


This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment.

The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.

Costs

  • Associated Member Cost $215.00
  • Non Member Cost $290.00
Download Latest Course Schedule

Course Outline  Print

Prerequisites

None

Duration & Delivery

1 Day  All courses are delivered Face to Face in a classroom and in a practical area. The location is either at Ceputec centre or at a specified work location which will be confirmed in the acceptance letter.

  • Reading material to be completed before course commencement.
  • Theory exam will be completed in class.
Qualification

A Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment
Course Structure

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to carry out work health and safety (WHS) requirements through safe work practices in a plumbing and services work environment.

The unit requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks, work requirements and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others.

It includes the initial response to workplace emergencies; the safe use of electricity; the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos; and compliance with legislated work safety practices.

Required Skills

1.  Communication skills to:

  • complete written reports and other relevant documentation
  • enable clear and direct communication, using questioning to identify and confirm requirements, share information, listen and understand
  • use language and concepts appropriate to cultural differences
  • use and interpret non-verbal communication, such as hand signals

2.  Initiative and enterprise skills to:

  • evaluate safety issues in the workplace and determine appropriate action
  • recognise WHS hazards, including asbestos, and take all opportunities to alleviate safety problems in a variety of construction work sites and environments.
  • Initiative and enterprise skills to identify and report to appropriate personnel any faults in tools or materials.

3.  Literacy skills to read and interpret:

  • documentation from a variety of sources
  • material safety data sheets (MSDSs)
  • work safety procedures and instructions.

4. Self-management skills deal calmly and effectively with any potential safety problems and work closely with other team members and supervisors to ensure safe working conditions are maintained.

5. Teamwork skills to work with others to action tasks and relate to people from a range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds and with varying physical and mental abilities.

6. Technology skills to:

  • access and understand site-specific instructions in a variety of media
  • use mobile communication technology.
Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence of the ability to:

  • locate, interpret and apply relevant information, standards and specifications for applying safe work practices in the workplace
  • apply safety requirements throughout the performance of work sequences, including electrical requirements and personal protective clothing and equipment
  • apply sustainability principles and concepts
  • undertake site and workplace induction
  • correctly identify the location of asbestos containing materials (ACM)
  • understand and apply policies and procedures for reporting presence of ACM to designated personnel
  • assess workplace risks and interpret and apply safe work practices
  • understand workplace requirements for emergency response, including evacuation procedures
  • correctly locate and identify workplace fire fighting and other safety equipment and appliances
  • correctly select and use appropriate processes, tools and equipment
  • safely complete all work to specification
  • comply with regulations, standards and workplace instructions, procedures and processes, including reporting and documentation
  • communicate and work effectively and safely with others.
Participants Requirments

Nil ceputec will provide all materials.

HSR Initial OHS Training Course


Under the OHS Act 2004 (section 67) all elected HSRs and deputy HSRs are entitled to undertake WorkSafe Victoria approved OHS training for HSRs and choose their training course in consultation with their employer. Ceputec is approved to deliver the HSR initial OHS training Course.

The aim of this WorkSafe approved training course is to provide HSRs and Deputy HSRs with the knowledge, skills and confidence to enable them to exercise their powers for the purpose of representing members of their designated work group and to help make their workplace safer.

Costs

  • Member Cost $0.00
  • Associated Member Cost $665.00
  • Non Member Cost $885.00
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Course Outline  Print

Prerequisites

Nil

Duration & Delivery

35 hours face to face “exclusive of breaks”. All courses are delivered in a classroom and in a practical area. The location is either at Ceputec centre or at a specified work location which will be confirmed in the acceptance letter

Qualification

Not Applicable - However on completion of all five days of the course, participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance
Course Structure

The training course will supply basic information and skills required for HSRs to successfully exercise their powers under the Victorian Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Act 2004 and Victorian OHS Regulations 2017.

Required Skills

  • Interpreting the OHS legislative framework and its relationship to the HSR
  • Identifying key parties & their legislative obligations & duties
  • Establishing representation in the workplace
  • Participating in consultation & issue resolution
  • Represent designated work group members in any OHS risk management process undertaken by the appropriate duty holders
  • Issuing a PIN and directing cessation of work
Assessment

Not Applicable

Participants Requirments

Nil requirements - all material required is supplied by Ceputec

HSR Refresher OHS Training Course


Under the OHS Act (section 67) all elected HSRs and Deputy HSRs after completing an initial course of training, have an entitlement (for each year they hold office) to attend Refresher training and choose the course in consultation with their employer.

This WorkSafe approved HSR Refresher course is an opportunity to revisit aspects of the HSR Initial OHS Training Course and refresh their knowledge of the identification and assessment of common workplace hazards.  The course will also provide HSRs with any important updates to the OHS Act.

Upcoming Dates

Starting Location Member Cost Assoc. Member Cost Full Fee Materials
13-Dec-19 Brunswick Vic $0.00 $100.00 $165.00 $0.00 Enrol

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Prerequisites

Nil

Duration & Delivery

7 Hours face to face.  All courses are delivered in a classroom and in a practical area.  The location is either at Ceputec (PICAC Training Centre) or at a specified work location which will be confirmed in the acceptance letter/email.

Qualification

Not Applicable - However on completion of the course, participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance
Course Structure

The refresher course is structured to provide important information about changes to the OHS Act. The course will provide OHS Reps with essential tools and resources to help with the identification and assessment of common workplace hazards:

Required Skills

The refresher course is designed to cover such topics as:

  • Legislative updates on the Victorian OHS Act 2004 OHS Regulations 2017
  • WorkSafe Compliance Codes and Guides
  • Consultation – Communication – Problem Solving
  • Hazard Identification, Control
  • Risk Management
  • Manual Handling
Assessment

No formal assessment.

Participants Requirments

Nil requirements - all material required is supplied by Ceputec.