Apply OHS Requirements, Policies and Procedures in the Construction Industry (CPC Unit)

Industrial Foundation for Accident Prevention (IFAP)

This unit is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It specifies the outcomes required to carry out OHS requirements through safe work practices at any on or off-site construction workplace. It requires the performance of work in a safe manner through awareness of risks and work requirements, and the planning and performance of safe work practices with concern for personal safety and the safety of others. The unit covers fundamental OHS necessary to undertake work tasks within any sector in the construction industry. It includes the identification of hazardous materials, including asbestos, and compliance with legislated work safety practices.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Subjects you can Study:

Identify and assess risks; Identify hazardous materials and other hazards on work sites; Plan and prepare for safe work practices; Apply safe work practices; Follow emergency procedures.

Further information:

The unit relates directly to the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2006) required to enter a construction work site. Completion of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

Related Careers:

Construction Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Lake No info No Full time 1 year
Established in 1972, IFAP (Industrial Foundation for Accident Prevention) is a Registered Training Organisation. It is an independent, not for profit member-based organisation governed by a Board of Directors. The provider strives to be at the leading edge of workplace health and safety, and provides nationally and internally recognised public and corporate courses.

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