Establish and maintain a safe and secure workplace

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 CUEOHS02C, 'Establish and maintain a safe and secure workplace'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Establish and maintain a safe and secure workplace' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Establish and maintain a framework for occupational health and safety in the area of responsibility

1.1. Develop and clearly articulate health, safety and security policies in relevant policy documents

1.2. Define and allocate health and safety responsibilities clearly, including relevant information in job descriptions and duty statements

1.3. Identify, seek or provide adequate financial and human resources to address workplace safety issues

1.4. Provide and explain information on occupational health and safety systems and procedures in a form readily accessible to employees

1.5. Develop and implement an occupational health and safety training program

1.6. Establish and monitor a system for keeping occupational health and safety records

2. Establish and maintain participative arrangements for the management of occupational health and safety

2.1. Establish and maintain appropriate consultative processes

2.2. Resolve issues raised through participation and consultation and resolve them promptly and effectively

2.3. Provide information about the outcomes of participation and consultation in a manner accessible to employees

3. Establish and maintain procedures for identifying, assessing and controlling hazards and risks

3.1. Identify and assess existing and potential hazards in the workplace

3.2. Develop procedures for ongoing identification, assessment and control of risks and integrate this within work systems and procedures

3.3. Develop and implement measures to control assessed risks, including interim solutions where necessary

3.4. Monitor activities to ensure that procedures for risk assessment and control are adopted

3.5. Address the issues of hazard identification, risk assessment and control at the planning, design and evaluation stages of any change in the workplace to ensure that new hazards are not created

3.6. Assess and control risks presented by identified hazards in accordance with OHS legislation and codes of practice

4. Evaluate the organisation's health and safety system

4.1. Assess the effectiveness of the occupational health and safety system and related policies, procedures and programs, in accordance with the organisation's aims with respect to occupational health and safety

4.2. Develop and implement improvements to the occupational health and safety system to ensure more effective achievement of the organisation's aims with respect to occupational health and safety

4.3. Assess compliance with occupational health and safety legislation and codes of practice to ensure that legal occupational health and safety standards are maintained as a minimum

Qualifications and Skillsets

CUEOHS02C appears in the following qualifications:

  • CUL50204 - Diploma of Museum Practice
  • CUL60204 - Advanced Diploma of Museum Practice
  • CUE50303 - Diploma of Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Production)
  • CUE60303 - Advanced Diploma of Stage Management
  • CUE50403 - Diploma of Venues and Events
  • CUE60203 - Advanced Diploma of Live Production, Theatre and Events (Technical Production)
  • CUE60103 - Advanced Diploma of Design for Live Production, Theatre and Events
  • CUE60403 - Advanced Diploma of Venues and Events