Health & Safety Management Systems Auditing

    Course details

    • Code: WSFE.4018
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Forestry Operations
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class30 (approximate total hours)
Work experience40 (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 required to conduct a health and safety systems audit of a business, documenting results of the audit and applying the relevant occupational health and safety management standards.

Learning outcomes

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

  1. Explain and apply occupational health and safety management standards to a business operation.
  2. Identify requirements, plan and implement a health and safety systems audit for a business operation.
  3. Prepare and document results of an occupational health and safety management systems audit for a business operation.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Title Code Level Credits
Conduct an occupational health and safety management systems audit for a selected business operation 5619 4 15

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