Health & Safety Incident & Injury Management Process

    Course details

    • Code: WSFE.4020
    • Fee: $477*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 10
    • EFTS: 0.0833
    • Subject: Forestry Operations
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class40 (approximate total hours)
Work experience10 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)
Related programmes National Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (Coordination) (Level 4);

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to investigate workplace incidents and injuries, and undertake intervention and claims lodgement processes in line with organisational and legislative requirements.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Explain the purpose of and carry out a workplace incident or accident investigation, including the completion of documentation.
  2. Relate work related injuries, interventions and the claims lodgement process to organisational and legislative requirements.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Title Code Level Credits
Produce an occupational health and safety incident investigation 17601 4 6
Explain organisational injury management procedures 18411 4 6

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017