Provides foundation health and safety skills and knowledge to meet workplace health and safety requirements.
Graduates may also be able to apply these skills under limited supervision in roles across a wide range of fields.
This qualification is intended for people who are intending to work, or working within a New Zealand workplace.
Learning outcomes – graduates will be able to:
- Apply knowledge of legislative requirements, and workplace health and safety practices to the general workplace environment
- Apply the requirements for workplace health and safety communication to a job role
- Apply the principles of health and safety risk assessment to a job role
- Demonstrate awareness of the benefits of good workplace health and safety practices on themselves, their families, their place of work and wider community.
5 - 12 months