Industry Compliance Health & Safety Training

Different work activities can require different levels of information, training, instruction or supervision. Certain work activities require higher levels of training or supervision for workers and others in the workplace to remain healthy and safe.

Permit Issuer

Permit Issuer

People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain work permit procedures and requirements; ensure the need for a work permit is properly identified and the worksite is prepared accordingly; issue a work permit; monitor and close the work permit; and audit work permits.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17590
Duration: 1 day
Permit Receiver

Permit Receiver

People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the types of work permits, the roles of those involved in the work permit system, and the requirements for receiving a work permit; explain the preparatory requirements when applying for a work permit; accept a work permit and undertake work under the permit; and describe and carry out the controls and actions to be taken at the end of a work period or upon the completion of work.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17588
Duration: 1 Day
on application
Fall Arrest and Harness Safety

Fall Arrest and Harness Safety

People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of the hazards associated with wearing a safety harness and associated equipment; demonstrate knowledge of safety harnesses and associated systems and equipment; check and fit a safety harness; use a safety harness where a fall hazard exists at height; and demonstrate knowledge of the rescue plan to be activated in the event of a fall. As well as being able to identify anchor points; use proprietary fall arrest systems; and install and disestablish straightforward proprietary fall arrest systems using designated anchor points.

NZQA Unit Standards: 23229, 15757
Duration: 2 Days
on application
Employ Height Safety Equipment

Employ Height Safety Equipment

This unit standard is aimed at people who require basic knowledge and skills of height safety equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify the common types of height safety equipment employed on height work in the workplace; identify suitable height work equipment; identify suitable anchor points for fall and arrest systems; employ height safety equipment in a workplace environment; and plan rescue techniques and emergency procedures for working at height in the workplace.

NZQA Unit Standards: 25045
Duration: 1 Day
on application
Safe Work Practices at Heights

Safe Work Practices at Heights

People credited with this unit standard are able to explain the legislative requirements associated with working at heights, and the systems suitable for working at heights.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17600
Duration: 1 Day
on application
Confined Space & Atmospheric Testing Training

Confined Space & Atmospheric Testing Training

People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of atmospheric testing in potentially hazardous environments; conduct atmospheric tests; and interpret and respond to atmospheric testing results. And will be able to demonstrate knowledge of atmospheric testing in potentially hazardous environments; conduct atmospheric tests; and interpret and respond to atmospheric testing results.

NZQA Unit Standards: 25510 (or 3058), 17599
Duration: 2 Days
on application
Knowledge of Hazards in Confined Space

Knowledge of Hazards in Confined Space

This unit standard is for people working in confined spaces. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of confined spaces, and their permit notification and implementation requirements; identify and implement control measures to eliminate, isolate, and minimise the risk of hazards; demonstrate knowledge of monitoring and confined space testing requirements; and describe the responsibilities and duties of people entering confined spaces or conducting observation duties for confined spaces.

NZQA Unit Standards: 18426
Duration: 1 Day
on application
Approved Handlers (HSNO)

Approved Handlers (HSNO)

People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: – hazardous substances in a workplace and their potential adverse effects; and – a workplace’s procedures to prevent adverse effects of hazardous substances.

NZQA Unit Standards: 31292
Duration: 4 hours
on application
Confined Space for Water Industry

Confined Space for Water Industry

People credited with this unit standard are able to, in the infrastructure industry: identify the location, and work procedure to be carried out; examine an entry plan for completeness, and enter, complete work, withdraw from a confined space; and conduct a non-entry confined space rescue.

NZQA Unit Standards: 19207, 25510, 18426
Duration: 2 Days
on application
Elevated Work Platform

Elevated Work Platform

People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: - types of EWPs, their suitability for purpose; and safety features; and - legislative requirements in relation to Code of Practice and the use of EWPs.

NZQA Unit Standards: 23960, 23961, 23962, 23963, 23964, 23966
Duration: 2 days
on application
Light utility vehicle

Light utility vehicle

demonstrate knowledge of: the safe operation of an LUV; LUV driving contingency procedures; and the safe operation of a LUV with trailed equipment and mounted load.

NZQA Unit Standards: 24556, 24553, 24558, 24560, 24562
Duration:
on application
Safety Observer

Safety Observer

Types of work potentially requiring a safety observer are identified. Includes but not limited to – hot work, confined space entry, excavation, work at heights, work permit procedures, specified duties, permit forms, gas monitoring forms, rescue plans, fire control plans, site evacuation.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17596 level 3 credit 8
Duration: one day
on application