Following workplace safety procedures

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From the official document:

"This unit covers general Occupational Health and Safety requirements in business organisations and is relevant for employees working under direct supervision with no responsibilities for other people. The unit is based on Generic Competency A in the National Guidelines for Integrating Occupational Health and Safety Competencies into National Industry Competency Standards - NOHSC:7025 (1998) 2nd edition."

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You can read more about this unit on the National Training Information Systems Official document for BSBCMN106A.

This unit is a pre-requisite for the following qualifications:

How this unit will help you[edit | edit source]

After learning and applying the skills required by this unit you'll be able to demonstrate your skills in:

1. Follow workplace safety procedures
  1. Hazards in the work area are recognised, while under direct supervision and reported to appropriate people according to workplace procedures
  2. Workplace procedures and work instructions for own area of responsibility, for assessing and controlling risks are followed accurately while under direct supervision
  3. Workplace procedures for dealing with incidents (accidents), fire and other emergencies are followed under direct supervision , whenever necessary within the scope of responsibilitiesand competencies
2. Contribute to Occupational Health & Safety in the workplace
  1. Occupational Health and Safety issues are raised with appropriate people in accordance with workplace procedures and relevant Occupational Health and Safety legislation
  2. Contributions to participative arrangements for Occupational Health and Safety management in the workplace are made within organisational procedures and the scope of responsibilities and competencies
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Ideas for learning the required skills[edit | edit source]

Read through Occupational health and safety for computer users and then complete their checklist

Ideas for demonstrating this unit[edit | edit source]

The best way to demonstrate these skills is ...

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Grading[edit | edit source]

If you are demonstrating this unit as part of a formal course, you might find that the unit is graded (meaning you can not only demonstrate your competence, but can also gain a credit or distinction). Your facilitator may already have set criteria that your college uses. If not, here are some ideas for possible credit/distinction activities that you can discuss with your facilitator:

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