The focus of the assessment for this unit is on the ability to work safely. However, it is expected that the underpinning teaching and learning will help develop learners’ awareness of:
• what constitutes a risk or hazard
• their responsibilities for their own safety and that of others in a work environment
• characteristics of safe working.
To enable the learner to work safely in a work environment.
Unit Learning Outcomes
Be able to identify risks and hazards in a work environment.
Identify risks and hazards in a specific work environment.
Be able to reduce risk of harm to self or others.
Conduct self in a way that minimises risk or harm to self or others in the work environment.
Be able to deal with low-risk hazards in the workplace environment.
Inform appropriate person of a low-risk hazard.
Follow instructions to deal with a low risk hazard.