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INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH AND SAFETY

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>identify and describe legislative rights and responsibilities for workplace health and safety;
>describe the systems approach to workplace health and safety; explain how hazards are defined in the HSE Act;
>identify the principles of workplace safety in a given workplace and demonstrate safe work practices in a specific workplace;
>describe hazards that may harm workers, the work environment, and organisations;
>describe hazard control methods; identify hazards and apply risk assessment procedures.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [497:C3L1, 17593:C4L2, 17602:C4L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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SAFE MANUAL HANDLING AND BACK CARE

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>describe the structure and function of the spine;
>identify the risk factors for occupational back injury;
>identify back care techniques;
>identify work place control measures to reduce the risk of back injury.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [17592:C4L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$275 per person


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DISCOMFORT, PAIN AND INJURY

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>describe what is meant by DPI;
>outline the groups of contributory factors and how they combine to result DPI;
>describe contributory factors individuals and workplaces need to consider when preventing and managing DPI;
>outline measures used to manage the risks to staff experiencing DPI.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [17591:C8L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND SAFE WORK PRACTICES

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>demonstrate knowledge of evacuation requirements for a particular workplace or site;
>explain the duties of a Fire and Emergency Warden.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [18408:C3L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$275 per person


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CHEMICAL SAFETY

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>explain technical vocabulary and documentation for hazardous substances;
>the properties and effects of hazardous substances;
>precautions relating to the storage and handling of hazardous substances in the workplace;
>responsibilities relating to the safe storage and handling of hazardous substances;
>workplace chemicals, store and handle workplace chemicals;
>procedures relating to workplace chemical spills.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [20733:C3L3, 21467:C8L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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WORKING IN EXTREMES OF TEMPERATURE

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>describe how the human body regulates temperature;
>explain methods of assessing the thermal environment and heat strain;
>describe methods that eliminate, isolate, or control the hazard of heat and cold stress;
>plan for a job in hot and cold environments.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [17585:C4L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$275 per person


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HEARING CONSERVATION

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>explain the mechanism of hearing, and the causes of hearing impairment;
>how sound intensity is measured, the hearing comfort zone, and the effects of noise on the hearing mechanism;
>types of, and the benefits of using, hearing protection equipment;
>workplace hearing protection programme requirements.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [17594:C3L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$275 per person


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HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES AND NEW ORGANISMS ACT 1996

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>describe the purpose and principles of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act (HSNO) 1996;
>identify duties and responsibilities for dealing with hazardous substances and new organisms management;
>describe the application process to import, manufacture, or contain hazardous substances, and import or release new organisms;
>explain the requirements for controlling hazardous substances and new organisms;
>explain the enforcement and compliance regime for requirements of the HSNO Act; explain the classification of hazards based on adverse effects of each class of hazard in relation to the HSNO Act;
>explain the procedures to adopt in an emergency involving hazardous substances in accordance with organisational requirements.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [18412:C6L4, 20645:C3L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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HEALTH AND SAFETY PLANS

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>identify workplace responsibilities arising out of health and safety legislation;
>apply a health and safety plan for a specified workplace;
>report an accident and an occurrence of serious harm in a specified workplace;
>prepare to manage emergencies in a specified workplace.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [15189:C4L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$275 per person


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HEALTH AND SAFETY AUDITING

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>demonstrate knowledge of New Zealand occupational health and safety management standards;
>plan an occupational health and safety management systems audit;
>conduct an occupational health and safety management systems audit;
>document and report results of an occupational health and safety management systems audit, for a selected business operation.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [5619:C15L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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HAZARD MANAGEMENT ADVANCED

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>describe a hazard management system;
>develop and implement a hazard identification programme;
>assess hazards and risks;
>develop and implement hazard controls;
>describe systems for monitoring hazards, and monitor a hazard management system, for a selected business operation.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [5616:C10L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMITTEE

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>explain the importance of employee and employer participation, consultation, and involvement in effectively managing health and safety;
>demonstrate knowledge of the types, and roles of, health and safety committees;
>demonstrate knowledge of the establishment of a health and safety committee;
>explain how to prepare for a health and safety committee meeting;
>explain how to document and report meeting outcomes.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [19340:C5L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$275 per person


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INJURY MANAGEMENT

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>explain the requirements of the Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Act 2001 in relation to work related injuries and illnesses;
>explain workplace early reporting and intervention requirements in accordance with organisational and legislative requirements;
>describe the claim lodgement and rehabilitation process in terms of legislative and organisational requirements.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [18411:C6L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$350 per person


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CONTRACTOR SAFETY

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>identify the legislative and organisational health and safety requirements for engaging contractors to perform work on site;
>explain how to manage the use of contractors on site to ensure compliance with legislative and organisational health and safety requirements;
>explain contractor health and safety performance review requirements.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [17595:C8L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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HAZARD IDENTIFICATION ON PLANT AND MACHINERY

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>describe hazards associated with plant and machinery in the workplace;
>explain legislative requirements for machinery and plant hazard control;
>describe methods of controlling machine hazards with specific reference to types of machine guards and their application;
>identify hazards on a selected item of site plant or machinery;
>develop plant or machinery hazard management plans;
>for a specified job, prepare a work method statement; undertake a job safety analysis;
>develop safe operating procedures.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [18410:C4L4, 19522:C4L2] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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IMPLEMENTING HEALTH AND SAFETY SYSTEMS

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>apply occupational health and safety responsibilities as a supervisor or manager;
>enable employees to meet their occupational health and safety statutory obligations;
>identify and control hazards in the workplace;
>arrange health and safety training;
>evaluate performance of health and safety activity.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [5607:C25L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$550 per person


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THE ROLE OF THE HEALTH AND SAFETY REPRESENTATIVE

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to understand the:

>role and functions of the Health and Safety Representative under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and its Regulations;
>role of a Health and Safety Representative as an advocate for workers;
>obligations of a PCBU and WorkSafe New Zealand towards the Health and Safety Representative;
>risk management process and the importance of communicating with workers and management;
>powers and obligations that a health and safety representative has in terms of issuing a provisional improvement notice (PIN) and how and when to direct a worker to cease unsafe work.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [29315:C2L3] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$350 per person


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INCIDENT INVESTIGATION

Learning Outcomes:
You will be able to:

>explain why workplace accidents need to be reported and investigated;
>explain the concepts of multiple causation and root-cause analysis;
>detail an incident investigation process using a hypothetical incident;
>produce an incident investigation report based on a documented incident.

Evidence Outcome:
The completed module may be used as evidence to be assessed against unit standards: [17601:C6L4] by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$350 per person


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NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH AND SAFETY – WORKPLACE SAFETY

Learning Outcomes:
The content of this certificate is made up of the following modules:

1. Introduction to Health and Safety
2. Safe Manual Handling and Back Care Discomfort, Pain and Injury
3. Emergency Preparedness and Safe Work Practices
4. Chemical Safety
5. Hazard Identification on Plant and Machinery
6. The Role of the Health and Safety Representative

Evidence Outcome:
The completed modules may be used as evidence to be assessed against the National Certificate in Health and Safety – Workplace Safety (C50 L3) by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$3000 per person


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NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH AND SAFETY –
COORDINATION


Learning Outcomes:
The content of this certificate is made up of the following modules:

1. Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996
2. Health and Safety Plans
3. Health and Safety Auditing
4. Hazard Management Advanced
5. Health and Safety Committee
6. Contractor Safety
7. Incident Investigation

Evidence Outcome:
The completed modules may be used as evidence to be assessed against the National Certificate in Health and Safety – Coordination (C65 L4) by either an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) or a Private Training Establishment (PTE).
$3500 per person


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