Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
This unit is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It supports the attainment of the basic OHS knowledge required prior to undertaking designated work tasks within any of the sectors in the construction industry. It requires the ability to identify and explain OHS legislative requirements, and the basic principles of risk management and prevention of injury and illness in the construction industry.
It relates directly to the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2006). Licensing requirements will apply to this unit of competency depending on the regulatory requirements of each jurisdiction.