Safe Work Procedures (HS11)

Health and Safety

Course Code HS 11 Unit Standard 120325 Course Title Monitor, report and advise on the application of safety and health principles regarding the movement of people and materials in and around a work place
ETQA   – Level   2 Credits 3
Duration 3 days Delivery Method Notional Hours:- 21 hours Theory and 49 hours Workplace assignment portfolio.
Cost

 

As per Booking form Includes Learner Workbooks, pens, practicals, 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:

Persons credited with this unit standard will be able to monitor, report and advise on the application of safety and health principles regarding the movement of people and materials in and around a working place. The competency includes:
·  Explaining the structural safety principles and considerations in a working place as regards to the movement of people and materials.

·  Demonstrating the safe manual handling of materials in a workplace.

·  Explaining the requirements pertaining to the mechanical handling of material at the workplace.

·  Explaining the requirements pertaining to the handling of material by means of motorised equipment.

 

Outcomes:

Explain structural safety principles and considerations in a working place as regards to the movement of people and materials

Demonstrate the safe manual handling of materials in a workplace

Explain the requirements pertaining to the mechanical handling of material at the workplace.

Explain the requirements pertaining to the safe movement of people where handling of material by means of motorised equipment is taking place