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Ensure a Safe Workplace is an online unit from Open Universities Australia and RMIT University, and provides students with a comprehensive understanding of WHS legal requirements and obligations, and how to establish and maintain a WHS management system.
More specifically, students will learn how to effectively locate, adapt, adopt and communicate policies that clearly define a company's commitment to complying with WHS legislation. Students will also learn how to identify and approve financial and human resources required by the WHS management system, work with employees to set up appropriate workplace procedures, appropriately resolve issues that arise from consultation, develop procedures for ongoing hazard identification, assessment and control of associated risks, and develop and implement a WHS induction and training program for employees.
Workplaces require a WHS procedure, and this unit provides students with a comprehensive understanding of management systems that can be applied to any organisational context.
You must be accepted into the Diploma of Logistics, RMIT University, in order to enrol in this unit.
This unit is a core requirement in the following course:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
In this WHS unit, the topics you will study include:
By completing this online unit, students will acquire the skills and knowledge needed to establish, maintain and evaluate an organisation's WHS policies, procedures and programs. Students will be able to effectively establish and maintain procedures for identifying hazards, and assessing and controlling risks.
Successful completion of this online unit will also contribute to achieving a Diploma of Logistics from RMIT University.
Upfront payment is required at the time of enrolment.
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