Implement WHS risk management

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 BSBWHS603A, 'Implement WHS risk management'.
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. Manage effective WHS risk-management consultation and participation processes

1.1 Identify individuals and parties who need to participate in, contribute to, and be consulted during all stages of WHS risk management

1.2 Apply knowledge of effective WHS consultation and participation processes to review existing consultation and participation processes

1.3 Modify existing consultation and participation processes and/or implement new processes to ensure effective consultation and participation during all stages of WHS risk management

1.4 Use consultation and participation processes to ensure WHS risk-management processes are appropriate to the organisation and the WHS risks

2. Arrange for necessary resources during WHS risk management

2.1 Identify necessaryresources required for all stages of WHS risk management

2.2 Budget for necessary resources

2.3 Procure resources and ensure availability as required

3. Review existing WHS risk-management processes

3.1 Access existing workplace WHS information and data

3.2 Identify existing WHS risk-management processes

3.3 Consult with individuals and parties on WHS risk-management processes

3.4 Review processes with regard to effectiveness of current risk controls, lessons learnt from events, changes in the internal and external contexts, emerging risks and performance against indicators

3.5 Use results of review to develop and implement effective WHS risk management

4. Establish the WHS risk-management framework

4.1 Identify sources of information and data

4.2 Obtain information and data to determine the purposes, objectives, principles and framework of a systematic approach to WHS risk management

5. Establish the context for WHS risk management

5.1 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation, to identify duty holders and legislative requirements for WHS risk management

5.2 Identify individuals and parties impacting on WHS risk management

5.3 Identify factors that will impact on WHS risk management

5.4 Establish context of the WHS risk-management process

5.5 Define risk criteria

6. Assess risk

6.1 Apply knowledge of WHS hazards and risks to undertake hazard identification

6.2 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation, WHS risk assessment and workplace WHS information and data to undertake risk analysis and evaluation

7. Treat risk

7.1 Apply knowledge of outcomes of risk assessment, WHS hazards and risk controls, and WHS legislation to select risk treatment options

7.2 Prepare and implement risk treatment

8. Monitor, review and record the WHS risk-management process

8.1 Apply knowledge of the organisation’s WHS management system (WHSMS) to monitor and review WHS risk management

8.2 Apply knowledge of the organisation’s WHS information system (WHSIS) to record the WHS risk-management process

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBWHS603A appears in the following qualifications:

  • BSB60612 - Advanced Diploma of Work Health and Safety
  • UEG60114 - Advanced Diploma of Gas Supply Industry Operations