As an employer, you are legally responsible for the safe work practices of employees to reduce the incidents of injury or illness. If safe work practices are not followed a business can incur significant fines and penalties.
Apply Safe Work Practices is a short online course that will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to apply safe work practices, including identifying and reporting faults and problems, according to workplace health and safety (WHS) legislation and store policies. It also covers procedures for emergency situations, evacuation, accident and illness.
On completion of this safe work practices course, you will feel competent to contribute to workplace health and safety for a business or organisation.
Unit - Contribute to workplace health and safety
Work place procedures
Law and ethics
Safe operating procedures (SOPs)
Safe manual handling techniques
Dangerous goods and substances
Safety data sheets
Hazard identification and management
Recognising emergency situations
Emergency incident procedures
Health and safety consultation process
Health and safety issues
Faulty or damaged equipment
Raising issues/ suggestion boxes
Workplace inspection checklist
Estimated duration 15 Hours
Course Delivery and Start
Start anytime, self-paced and 100% Online
Assessment will be comprised of written exercises, including short-answer questions, reflective tasks, short reports and/or projects. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment. As a result, you can complete training in your own time and at your own pace with the assistance of unlimited tutor support.
I have enjoyed completing this course through Australian Online Courses and would look at studying with you again in the future.
B. Mooney, Penshurst, VIC | Apply Safe Work Practices
I absolutely loved it and can’t wait to enrol in another course
A.Martin, Jamisontown, NSW | Apply Safe Work Practices
Easy and efficient process
E. Quack, Bunya, QLD | Apply Safe Work Practices
Why Choose Australian Online Courses?
Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
Improve your employment opportunities;
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
Unlimited tutor support via email;
We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply);
Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
Are there any entry requirements or pre-requisites?
There are no entry requirements or pre-requisites for entry into this program.
How long will it take to complete this course?
The approximate study hours for this course is 15 hours. Twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply).
Can I purchase optional printed materials?
Yes! The cost for printed materials for this course is $50 per unit.Total cost for optional printed materials is: $50.00. Printed materials are available for purchase at any time and not require to complete this course. Everything you need to complete the course is provided online via our e-learning system.
When can I start this course?
You can start within 60 minutes during business hours when you enrol and pay in full with a credit card!
Credit card: Within 60 mins during business hours.
BPAY: Within 1-2 working days.
Internet Banking: Within 1-2 working days.
Cheque/Money Order: Upon receipt of mailed cheque.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of this course?
Yes! You will receive a Certificate of Attainment upon successful completion of your assessment.
Do I need to attend classes or undertake any work placements?
No. All courses are delivered online via our e-learning system and there are no work placement requirements in this course.
What support can I expect from Australian Online Courses?
Unlimited tutor support is available throughout your studies via email during business hours Monday to Friday. Our Administrative team are available Monday to Friday via email, live chat and telephone.
I am an international student. Can I enrol into this course?
Yes! We accept enrolments from individuals both within Australia and internationally; location is no barrier to entry into our programs.