Contribute to workplace health and safety
This unit is an accredited training resource consistent with the Nationally Recognised Training requirements for Vocational Education and Training (VET) and is ideal for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) in Australia. It consists of Learning Resource Material (instructional theory), an Assessment Workbook, and information about assessment mapping to the Performance Criteria, Knowledge Evidence, and Performance Evidence requirements of this accredited unit.
Our SIRXWHS002 training product is available for purchase as a hardcopy (printed) book in both Learner Guide and Trainer/Assessor Guide variants. This unit is available for enrolment and online training/assessment via Catapult LMS (Learning Management System). NOTE: If you are a training provider, please do your own validation, in accordance with your Training and Assessment Strategy (TAS).
$15.00 inc GST
Unit information about the SIRXWHS002 training material in this resource
SIRXWHS002 information from training.gov.au.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to follow organisational policies and procedures for safe work practice.
This unit applies to individuals working at all levels in a diverse range of industry sectors and business contexts.
The unit incorporates the requirement for all employees under state and territory Work Health and Safety (WHS) legislation, to participate in the management of their own health and safety, that of their colleagues and anyone else in the workplace.
Unit mapping information
No equivalent unit.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements
No occupational licensing, certification or other legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
Foundation skills essential to performance are explicit in the performance criteria of this unit of competency.
Unit sector or competency field
Cross-Sector—Work Health and Safety
Prerequisite, co-requisite or interdependent assessment of units
Skills must be demonstrated in:
an industry workplace
a simulated industry environment
Assessment must ensure access to:
organisational work health and safety policies and procedures
current plain English regulatory documents distributed by government regulators outlining key aspects of consumer protection laws relevant state or territory occupational health and safety (OHS) or work health and safety (WHS) legislation as it impacts individual workers as listed in Knowledge Evidence
reporting documentation for:
hazard identification and reporting
individuals with whom to interact during consultation processes; these can be:
individuals in an industry workplace, or
individuals who participate in role plays or simulated activities, set up for the purpose of assessment, in a simulated industry environment
assessment activities that allow the individual to work with commercial speed and timing productivity
Assessors must satisfy the Standards for Registered Training Organisations’ requirements for assessors.