This unit describes a participant's skills and knowledge required to apply risk management processes in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.  This unit is appropriate for those working in operational or supervisory roles.

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Unit details

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - obtains and applies relevant documentation, policies and procedures; - implements the requirements, procedures and techniques for the safe, effective and efficient completion of risk management processes; - works effectively with others to undertake and complete the application of risk management processes that meets all required outcomes, and; - demonstrates completion of the application of risk management processes that safely, effectively and efficiently meets all required outcomes on more than one (1) occasion.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - WHS legislation and regulations; - appropriate resources and infrastructure context and language; - topics or subject areas which are target for assessment and treatment; - site risk management systems and their application; - conventions and requirements for written communications including report writing, and; - problem solving techniques.

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