Management of Discomfort, Pain and Injury (DPI)

NZQA Unit Standard 17591

Qualification

Successful trainees receive NZQA Unit Standard 17591, Level 3, Credits 8 - Demonstrate knowledge of the prevention and management of Discomfort, Pain and Injury (DPI) in the workplace

Course Duration

2 Day

Price

TBA

Course Overview

This unit standard is for people involved in the prevention and management of DPI in the workplace. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe what is meant by DPI; outline the groups of contributory factors and how they combine to result DPI; describe contributory factors individuals and workplaces need to consider when preventing and managing DPI; and outline measures used to manage the risks to staff experiencing DPI.