Manage effective WHS consultation and participation processes
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage the identification, review, development, implementation and evaluation of effective participation and consultation processes as an integral part of managing work health and safety (WHS).
It applies to individuals with responsibility for enabling people to be consulted about, and to participate in, WHS management and decision making across the organisation. These individuals will work in a range of WHS roles across all industries and apply a substantial knowledge base and well developed skills in a wide variety of WHS contexts.
Further details of the unit are available at Training.gov.au - the National Register of Qualifications and units of competency.
Download the learning guide, which is the key resource for each unit of competency. Go through each element in the learning guide and then take the learning guide test. As you are working through the learning guide, complete the readings below for each element and take the associated element test.
Those interested in gaining a formal qualification or unit of competency will need to contact and enrol with one of our licensed training providers. The assessment guide is provided for those licensed training providers that wish to use it when assessing learners.
Readings and Resources
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the unit. The tests are designed to make sure you have understood the
material as the questions are all taken from the Readings listed above
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Element 1 - Identify the requirements for WHS consultation and participation
Element 2 - Review existing WHS consultation and participation processes
Element 3 - Develop WHS consultation and participation processes
Element 4 - Implement WHS consultation and participation arrangements
Element 5 - Monitor and evaluate WHS consultation and participation processes
There are no Readings or Tests for this Element
Certificate of Completion
Upon passing all the necessary unit tests (as indicated above by a ☑ to the right of each test) your certificate will be available below for printing.
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