Occupational Health and Safety Obligations is for builders, site managers, foremen, construction managers and other building practitioners involved with the management of small-to-medium-sized building businesses who wish to become the appropriately registered person with responsibility under Victorian building legislation.
An Accelerated Course
This is an accelerated course designed for people who have experience in the building and construction sector. We strongly recommend that you have at least three years work experience in the industry before undertaking this course.
The risk of a serious or fatal injury is considerably higher for building and construction workplaces than in any other industry. Awareness of potentially unsafe and risky work practices and your legislative responsibilities for the workplace safety of others is imperative. This cluster provides advice on suitable safety training and site induction procedures as well as safety training, risk management and workplace inspection techniques.
- Apply the legislative framework and associated regulatory requirements underpinning an OHS safety management system
- Identify construction specific hazards and potential risks in the building and construction workplace
- Educate, communicate and advise on suitable risk control measures.
These are the publications which you will be required to purchase, or have access to, for this course. You’ll need to ensure to place your order for these prior to your first day of class. Please complete the publication order form here, and return to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Resources and Publications||Available from||Member price||Non Member Price|
|Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004#||$ Master Builders||$40||$53|
|Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007#||$ Master Builders||$66||$82|
|#These items are available for free download|
For further details click on the Course Information Sheet.
Successful students who only undertake this cluster will be issued with a Statement of Attainment by Master Builders Association of Victoria.