Short Course Details

Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures

ICTWHS204

$100.00

Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to follow safe working practices and environmental policy in the management of a telecommunications workplace. It applies to telecommunications staff working under supervision in a technical environment and includes school based workers, entry-level workers, trainees and apprentices, and field officers deploying broadband access networks using optical technologies and other work on live systems.

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Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • identify and apply the work health and safety (WHS) legislative and safety requirements for construction work
  • identify the range of common construction hazards and procedures for the assessment of risk and application of the hierarchy of control
  • apply WHS communication processes, information and documentation
  • contribute to the WHS committees and support representatives
  • recognise the common safety signs and symbols
  • identify and apply procedures for reporting hazards, incidents and injuries
  • identify and apply the general procedures for responding to incidents and emergencies, including evacuation, first aid, fire safety equipment and personal protective equipment
  • recognise and report hazards to designated personnel
  • follow workplace procedures necessary to control risks in the workplace
  • recognise the safe handling procedures for optical fibres and laser sources
  • Test Telephone Cabling Systems prior to hand over to the client

Content

  • ICTWHS204 Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures

Learning Methods

This course will be delivered in blended mode at one of the MILCOM training centres or at a mutually convenient and suitable location, for a sufficiently large group of participants.

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