Cert IV in WHS – What is New in Work Health and Safety in Australia?

Posted 28 October 2013 / No comments

When you attend the Certificate IV in WHS with LMIT, you’ll be exposed to the latest industry trends and information related to workplace health and safety. Australia is a step closer towards harmonising the work health and safety laws with the development of the model Work Health and Safety Act spearheaded by Safe Work Australia,

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Certificate IV OHS/WHS – Common Types of Hazards in the Workplace

Posted 5 August 2013 / No comments

Maintaining a safe workplace requires employers to identify and deal with potential hazards and you’ll learn how to identify these hazards in the Certificate IV in WHS now available through LMIT. Each industry has its own set of hazards, but there are workplace hazards that are common across organisations. The hazards in this article are

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WHS Diploma – What is the WHS Risk Management Process?

WHS Diploma – What is the WHS Risk Management Process?

Posted 18 June 2013 / No comments

The WHS Risk Management Process WHS risk management is often described as having three basic steps: hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control. However, communication and consultation* with stakeholders, key personnel and expert advisers is vital in each stage of the WHS risk management process, as is ongoing monitoring of the outcomes of each stage

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WHS Training Online – How to Apply WHS/OHS Principles

WHS Training Online – How to Apply WHS/OHS Principles

Posted 14 June 2013 / No comments

APPLY PRINCIPLES OF OHS/WHS RISK MANAGEMENT The Activities at the end of each element will guide you to achieve the performance criteria. However, you will also need to acquire and demonstrate the necessary OHS/WHS knowledge and understanding. Therefore, you should include relevant notes and supporting evidence in your assessment portfolio and ensure you can explain:

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Certificate Iv in OHS – How to Investigate and Prevent Incidents

Posted 11 June 2013 / No comments

INVESTIGATE WORKPLACE INCIDENTS FOR PREVENTION In the Certificate IV in OHS/WHS you will spend quite a large amount of time learning about incident investigation and prevention in the workplace.  This article reviews this process in detail. Many incident* reports blame technical failure and/or human error. Such statements create a smoke screen, which obscures the complexity

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