- Code: WSFE.3025
- Fee: $716*
- Level: 3
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Subject: Occupational Health and Safety
|Time in class||30 (approximate total hours)|
|Work experience||45 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||Semester 1, Semester 2|
|Related programmes||Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety;|
The aim of this course is to introduce the learner to hazards and their management associated with working in confined spaces, requirements for working safely in extremes of temperature, and electrical safety in the workplace.
On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of hazards and regulatory implications associated with confined spaces and effectively manage confined space hazards and carry out monitoring and testing requirements.
- Describe how the body regulates temperature, the thermal environment and assessment methods, effective hazard management methods, and planning for safe job outcomes associated with temperature extremes.
- Describe the outcomes of electrical accidents on people and property and actions and methods required to prevent electrical accidents and correct responses to electrical accidents and injury.
Embedded unit standards or achievement standards
|Demonstrate knowledge of working in extremes of temperature||17585||3||4|
|Demonstrate knowledge of electrical safety in the work place||17586||3||4|
|Demonstrate knowledge of Hazards associated with confined spaces||18426||3||4|
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