Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the 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 MEM13002B, 'Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the workplace'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the workplace' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1. Apply principles of OHS in a workplace

1.1. Basic OHS principles of hazard identification, risk assessment and control are described.

1.2. Understanding of OHS legislation as it is applied in the workplace is demonstrated.

2. Carry out safety audit

2.1. Regular safety audits in the area of responsibility are carried out in accordance with appropriate OHS standards.

3. Identify health and safety improvements

3.1. OHS issues and suggestions for improvements are made to OHS Representatives and Committees as appropriate.

3.2. On the basis of safety audits or as required, hazards are identified and recommendations for their control are made.

3.3. Contributions to safety improvements are made using standard operating procedures.

3.4. OHS training needs are identified.

4. Follow requirements of enterprise OHS program

4.1. Requirements of the OHS program are satisfied within the area of responsibility. This includes for example, accident investigation and emergency procedures.


Qualifications and Skillsets

MEM13002B appears in the following qualifications:

  • MSA40710 - Certificate IV in Recreational Vehicle and Accessories Retailing
  • MSA50108 - Diploma of Manufacturing Technology
  • MSA60108 - Advanced Diploma of Manufacturing Technology
  • MSA40510 - Certificate IV in Recreational Vehicles
  • MEM30605 - Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture
  • MEM20205 - Certificate II in Engineering - Production Technology
  • MEM30105 - Certificate III in Engineering - Production Systems
  • MEM10105 - Certificate I in Engineering
  • MEM50105 - Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade
  • MEM20105 - Certificate II in Engineering
  • MEM40105 - Certificate IV in Engineering
  • MSS40111 - Certificate IV in Sustainable Operations
  • LMT31909 - Certificate III in Engineering - TCF Mechanic