Assist with responding to incidents
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assist with actions and activities performed in response to Work Health and Safety (WHS) incidents which includes accidents.
It applies to individuals who work under supervision and use some discretion and judgement to respond to incidents within their level of responsibility.
The unit applies to people who work in a broad range of WHS roles across all industries.
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
The readings help you gain the required knowledge for 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 each test. The tests are marked online so that you can receive immediate feedback.
At the main SafetyLine website there are additional resources that you may find useful including videos, photographs and checklists.
Element 1 - Assist with identifying legislative and other requirements
Element 2 - Assist with implementing initial incident response procedures
Element 3 - Assist with collecting WHS information and data relevant to an investigation
Element 4 - Assist incident investigations
Element 5 - Assist in implementing recommended measures and actions arising from investigations
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.
The PDF is configured to open in a "new window" or "new tab".