Risk Assessment (HS6)

Health and Safety

Course Code HS 6 Unit Standard 120330 Course Title Conduct a continuous risk assessment in a workplace (Risk Assessment)
ETQA   – Level   3 Credits 4
Duration 1 day Delivery Method Notional Hours: 12 Hours & 28 hours Workplace Assignment portfolio.
Cost

 

Per the booking Form Includes Learner Workbooks, pens, practicals, assessment, Certificate (on successful completion)
Intended for Managers, Supervisors and Safety Officers, 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:

Persons credited with this unit standard will be able to:
·  Explain the legal and specified requirements for conducting continuous risk assessments.

·  Prepare to conduct a continuous risk assessment.

·  Conduct a continuous risk assessment.

·  Initiate remedial action and follow up on Continuous Risk Assessment.

 

Content:

The course covers assessment in accordance with specified requirements and consequences to health and safety.
Site-specific:
·  Health and safety agreements

·  Codes of practice

·  Standards

·  Standards task procedures

·  Risk Assessments procedures

·  Occupational Health and Safety Risk Management Programme

·  Managerial Instructions

·  Mine Standard Procedures

·  List of Recorded OH&S Risks

·  Working Guides / Permits

·  MSDS

·  Equipment and Materials Specifications

 

Specified requirements include current legal and site-specific requirements and are contained in one or more of the following documents:
Legal:
·  Mine Health and Safety Act

·  Occupational Health and Safety Act

·  Chief Inspector of Mines’ Directives

 

Documentation includes, but is not limited to:

·  Pre use checklists

·  Planned task observations forms

·  Critical parts inspection form

·  Structured inspection checklists

·  Mine Standards

·  Procedures

·  Task directives

·  Analyses

 

Outcomes:

Explain the legal and specified requirements for conducting continuous risk assessments.

Prepare to conduct a continuous risk assessment

Conduct a continuous risk assessment

Initiate remedial action and follow up on Continuous Risk Assessment.