Organise work health and safety procedures in the workplace
Unit Information about the TLIF3004 training material in this resource
This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to organise work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) procedures in the workplace, in accordance with WHS/OHS codes/regulations and workplace requirements in the transport and logistics industry.
It includes interpreting and applying information about WHS/OHS policies and procedures and duty of care responsibilities. It also includes identifying and assessing hazards and risks in the workplace, negotiating to control workplace hazards and risks, resolving complaints about WHS/OHS and instituting appropriate risk management strategies.
Safety checks and equipment tests are performed under limited supervision.
Unit mapping information
This unit replaces and is equivalent to TLIF3004A Organise occupational health and safety procedures in the workplace.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
Foundation skills essential to performance are explicit in the performance criteria of this unit of competency.
Unit sector or competency field
Prerequisite, co-requisite or interdependent assessment of units
As a minimum, assessment must satisfy applicable regulatory requirements, which include requirements in the Standards for Registered Training Organisations current at the time of assessment.
Assessment must occur in workplace operational situations where it is appropriate to do so; where this is not appropriate, assessment must occur in simulated workplace operational situations that replicate workplace conditions.
Assessment processes and techniques must be appropriate to the language, literacy and numeracy requirements of the work being performed and the needs of the candidate.
Resources for assessment include:
a range of relevant exercises, case studies and/or simulations
applicable documentation including workplace procedures, regulations, codes of practice and operation manuals
relevant materials, tools, equipment and personal protective equipment currently used in industry