Understanding Safety at Work will give you an overview of the hazards in the workplace and how you can avoid them.
It will give useful information to keep you and your work area safe and productive. It covers briefly topics on risk assessment, housekeeping, slips, trips, and falls, hazardous substances, electrical hazards, work equipment safety, PPE, noise, manual handling, fire, confined space, and outdoor work.
Units of Competency
This course contains the following lessons:
- Risk Assessment
- Slips, Trips, and Falls
- Hazardous Substances
- Electrical Hazards
- Work Equipment Safety
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Manual Handling
- Confined Space
- Outdoor Work
Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion. This can be downloaded, saved and printed. A Certificate of Completion should not be mistaken for a Statement of Attainment.
This online course is not nationally recognised, but it provides a solid understanding of the knowledge and principles of PPE.
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).
Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 700 080.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Are you interested in Personal Protective Equipment Essentials? For more information about the course or how to apply, email email@example.com or call 1300 580 466 or you can apply online.
People involved in any work environment. Recommended as induction course for general workplace safety.
This course is delivered using Tempus - Site Skills Training Online Learning platform.
Candidates need to have the appropriate levels of English proficiency, literacy, and numeracy to be able to complete this course and all the assessments successfully.