OHSE Performance Measurement

Qualification: Undergraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 13 weeks
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Awarded by: Australian Catholic University
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About this unit

Taking the Australian Catholic University’s OHSE Performance Measurement unit, offered online by Open Universities Australia, will help you further your understanding of the benefits of OHSE management systems.

You will build on what you have learned in previous units to better evaluate the information the aforementioned systems provide. You will then be able to use this data to implement better policies.

Extra focus will be placed on the concepts of lost time injury frequency rate, measuring performance and OHSE audits. This includes learning how to audit and lead audit teams.

Eligibility

In order to enrol, you must have successfully completed the following units:

  • OHSE Management Systems
  • OHSE Risk Management
  • OHSE Law

You should also ensure that you have not already completed a previous or academically equivalent version of this unit.

Areas of study

In this OHSE Performance Measurement unit, the topics you will study include:

  • Introduction to OHSE performance measurement
  • OHSE performance measures: management perspectives
  • OHSE performance measures: operations perspectives
  • OHSE performance measures: individual worker perspectives
  • The lost time injury frequency rate
  • Environmental management performance measurement
  • Positive performance indicators
  • The OHSE auditing
  • The audit process
  • Audit tools
  • Audit interview skills

Course pathways

This unit is not currently a requirement for any courses, but content may be relevant to a number of courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

OHSE Performance Measurement furthers your study of overall organisational safety regulations, allowing you to synthesise the data you collect and draw meaningful conclusions. Learning how to lead an audit team will make you an attractive job candidate in several professional fields.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in OHSE Performance Measurement from the Australian Catholic University.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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