The specialist qualification Certificate III in Work Health and Safety will provide you with a solid understanding of safety information, risk management, controlling safety incidents and effective safety consultation. This qualification suits those seeking a specialist role supporting the WHS function and offers an elective choice to suit a variety of needs.
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Work Health & Safety policies, procedures and compliance are the focus of this safety subject. The subject looks at identifying key safety practices in a workplace. It covers workplace evacuations as well as identifying relevant safety training and procedures that may be required. It covers a foundation in the legal obligations and is a good solid base for understanding safety responsibilities. It involves a range of workplace activities like a safety inspection.
Participation in the process of identifying work health and safety (WHS) hazards, and assessing and controlling WHS risks, is the focus of this subject. A key ingredient is the ability to promote and support worker consultation about WHS issues. This is a great subject for those who want to learn more about identifying and managing safety hazards.
Are you involved in planning for emergencies or evacuations in the workplace? If so this subject covers the basics of Emergency Planning, Work Health and Safety laws, Emergency Situations and Plans, Emergency Procedures including Emergency Maps, Emergency Alarm System and Emergencies with Potential for Environmental Impact. Other topics covered are Specific Emergencies and Incident Investigation.
WH&S culture, policies and procedures in relation to committees and consultation are the focus of this specialist safety qualification subject. There are practical activities covered such as: arranging the next WHS Committee meeting; preparing the Agenda and how to actively participate in the meeting itself. Preparing the meeting Minutes and identifying any items requiring action after the meeting are also key aspects.
Customer service is a key function in all job roles. This subject provides information and knowledge on identifying the customers needs and delivering good customer service. As well as covering practical service skills there is specific emphasis on customers with special needs, working in a culturally diverse workplace and effective complaint handling skills. In this subject you will also learn about typical procedures that businesses want applied to any complaints received, and how to best adapt your communication to the specific needs of the customer. An alternative assessment is available that specifically addresses internal customer service roles.
PowerPoint is a powerful tool to prepare easy to read presentations. This subject covers the importance of being clear about the purpose of your presentations and looks at what you will need to do to prepare and plan your PowerPoint Presentation. Learn how to add content to your Presentation including hyperlinks, clip art, sounds and videos.
Being able to organise personal work priorities is an essential job skill. Learn how to set and meet work priorities through time management and planning your work schedule. Skills to identify potential problems and prevent stress in the workplace are also covered. Also learn the importance of professional development activities.
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8 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate III online TAFE level course in Work Health and Safety.
Students who are able to commit more time to their course can finish earlier; while Traineeship terms may be longer.
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Traineeships combine time at work with training, and can be full-time, part-time or school-based. Trainees must be an Australian Citizen or permanent resident visa holder. Each state determines what subsidised training is available for your trainees in that state.
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