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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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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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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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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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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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