Contribute to OHS hazard identification and risk assessment

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver BSBOHS303B, 'Contribute to OHS hazard identification and risk assessment'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Contribute to workplace hazard identification

1.1. Contribute to the selection of hazard identification tools, techniques, processes and methods suitable for the workplace

1.2. Access hazard identification tools, techniques processes and methods to identify hazards in the workplace

1.3. Recognise hazards in the workplace, report these hazards to designated personnel and record them in accordance with workplace procedures

1.4. Provide information and assistance to persons conducting workplace inspections or testing

2. Gather information about workplace hazards

2.1. Research, collect and record information about OHS hazards and their associated risks

2.2. Seek additional information, expertise or specialist advice from within or external to the workplace when limit of own skills and knowledge is reached

2.3. Conduct a workplace inspection to collect further information about OHS hazards and associated risks if required

2.4. Contribute to the support of OHS practitioners and employees in accessing workplace sources of information and data regarding hazard identification

2.5. Contribute to the support of OHS practitioners and employees accessing external sources of information and data related to hazard identification, where required

3. Contribute to OHS risk assessment

3.1. Use appropriate risk assessment tools to contribute to risk assessment

3.2. Identify, categorise and assess risk factors as a contribution to overall risk assessment

3.3. Seek additional information, expertise, or specialist advice to investigate the likelihood and consequence of identified risks

3.4. Document outcomes of the risk assessment process in a risk register

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBOHS303B appears in the following qualifications:

  • PUA32809 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Preventive Health)
  • FNS41110 - Certificate IV in Financial Markets Operations
  • FNS60310 - Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing
  • FNS51710 - Diploma of Applied Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism Financing Management
  • FNS30410 - Certificate III in Mercantile Agents
  • FNS30510 - Certificate III in General Insurance
  • FNS30210 - Certificate III in Personal Injury Management (ClaimsManagement)
  • FNS60710 - Advanced Diploma of Financial Licensing Management
  • FNS40610 - Certificate IV in Accounting
  • FNS30310 - Certificate III in Accounts Administration
  • FNS41210 - Certificate IV in Mobile Banking
  • FNS41010 - Certificate IV in Banking Services
  • FNS50810 - Diploma of Financial Risk Management
  • FNS30110 - Certificate III in Financial Services
  • FNS40810 - Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking
  • FNS51610 - Diploma of Securitisation
  • FNS40110 - Certificate IV in Credit Management
  • FNS50510 - Diploma of Personal Trustees
  • FNS50310 - Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking Management
  • FNS51010 - Diploma of Financial Markets
  • FNS41310 - Certificate IV in Personal Trust Administration
  • FNS20110 - Certificate II in Financial Services
  • FNS40710 - Certificate IV in Financial Practice Support
  • FNS60610 - Advanced Diploma of Banking Services Management
  • FNS30710 - Certificate III in Life insurance
  • FNS50910 - Diploma of Banking Services Management
  • FNS50410 - Diploma of Conveyancing
  • FNS40210 - Certificate IV in Bookkeeping
  • FNS50610 - Diploma of Financial Planning
  • BSB30707 - Certificate III in Occupational Health and Safety
  • PSP61110 - Advanced Diploma of Interpreting
  • PSP52410 - Diploma of Interpreting
  • PSP61010 - Advanced Diploma of Translating
  • PSP52310 - Diploma of Translating