Incident Investigation (HS4)

Health and Safety

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Course Code HS 4 Unit Standard 259617 Course Title Conduct an investigation into workplace safety, health and environmental incidents (Accident/incident Investigation & Reporting methodology)
ETQA   – Level   2 Credits 3
Duration 1 day Delivery Method Notional Hours: 9 Hours Theory and 21 hours Workplace Assignment Portfolio.
Cost

 

Per the Booking Form Includes Learner Workbooks, pens, practical, assessment, Certificate (on successful completion)
Intended for Safety Officers, appointed SHE Representatives and as part of a qualification. This unit standard has been designed as part of a progression. It is one of a series of unit standards for safety, health and environmental protection.
Overview

Purpose:

The person credited with this unit standard is able to identify and explain the legal and organisational-specific requirements regulating the reporting and investigation of workplace incidents. The learners will be able to complete the required reports and be able to process any physical evidence which may have been collected.

 

Content:

The legal and organisational specific requirements regulating the reporting and investigation of workplace incidents pertaining to :

Procedures, including but are not limited to securing the scene, handling of injured persons, handling of fatalities, dealing with work processes and initial reporting.

Resources, including but are not limited to documentation, human resources, tools and materials

Reports, including but are not limited to investigation reports, compensation documentation, required Government departmental documentation, and organisational documentation.

 

Outcomes:

The qualifying learner is capable of:
·  Describing requirements for workplace safety, health and environment incident investigation.

·  Gathering information for workplace safety, health and environment incident investigations.

·  Conducting post-investigation activities.