Gateway Programmes for Health and Safety and First Aid

This training provides the knowlede and skills for the students to identify and manage different types of hazardous situations and/or first aid requirements prior to commencing future work opportunities. We provide interesting and hands on training.

Introduction to Health and Safety Courses:

Course content:
  1. Overview of the Health, Safety and Employment Act
  2. Health and Safety Management Systems
  3. Hazards identification as described in the HSE Act
  4. Learn how to control and monitor hazards in the workplace
  5. Job Safety planning
Other Courses:
  • Drug Awareness
  • Back Care
  • DPI(OOS)
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Electrical Safety
  • Fire Warden
  • First Aid
  • AED (Automated External Defibrillator)

Attendance: minimum 10 and maximum 15 students per course
Course duration: 1 or 2 day options

Levels for Health and Safety

Level 1

497 - Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements (3 credits)

Level 2

17593 - Apply safe work practices in the workplace (4 credits)
19522 - Undertake job safety analysis (4 credits)
25046 - Describe hazard identification and control, abd apply risk assesment procedures under supervision in the workplace (2 credits)
22316 - Demonstrate knowledge of the management of drug and/or alcohol (6 credits)

Level 3

17602 - Apply Hazard Identification and Risk Assesment Procedures in the Workplace (4 credits)
17592 - Identify the causes of back injuries in the workplace (4 credits)
17591 - Demonstrate knowledge of the prevention and management of Discomfort, Pain and Injury (DPI) in the workplace (8 credits)
17594 - Demonstrate knowledge of hearing conservation in the workplace (3 credits)
17586 - Demonstrate knowledge of electrical safety in the workplace (4 credits)
18408 - Demonstrate knowledge of fire and emergency warden duties in the workplace (3 credits)

Levels for First Aid

Maximum course of 12 Students

6402 - Level 1 (1 credit)
6401 - Level 2 (1 credit)
6400 - Level 3 (2 credits)
Minimum 12 hours

26551 - Level 2 (1 credit)
26552 - Level 2 (1 credit)
Minimum 8 hours

25411 AED - Level 2 (1 credit)