|Course Service ID||1068|
|CITB Subsidised Amount||$60|
|General Awareness||This is an update to the unit of competency and specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work. The unit requires the person to demonstrate personal awareness and knowledge of health and safety legislative requirements in order to work safely and prevent injury or harm to self and others.|
|Competency Standard||CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
|Prerequisites||Already undertaken CPCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
1. Identify health and safety legislative requirements of construction work
This unit of competency update covers identifying and orally reporting common construction hazards, understanding basic risk control measures, and identifying procedures for responding to potential incidents and emergencies. It also covers correctly selecting and fitting common personal protective equipment (PPE) used for construction work.