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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Certificate IV OHS/WHS – How to Identify Workplace Hazards and Risks

Posted 5 June 2013 / No comments

IDENTIFY HAZARDS AND ASSESS OHS RISKS – Cert IV OHS BSBOHS403B When you enroll in the Certificate IV in OHS or WHS with LMIT, you’ll learn how to conduct a workplace hazards and risks assessment. Process standards evolved in the 1980s and the ‘identify, assess, control’ requirements embedded in many current health and safety regulations

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Quality Auditing Diploma – How to Conduct an Onsite Audit

Posted 4 June 2013 / No comments

Doing the Quality Audit Onsite As you progress through the Diploma in Quality Auditing  you’ll learn about some important considerations when actually performing the audit. Step 1. Entry Meetings In all Second party and Third Party Audits,  an Entry Meeting is required at the commencement of your visit to the auditee site. The purpose of

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