- Study at Deakin
- Campus life
- Industry and community
- About Deakin
|Offerings:||Trimester 1, trimester 2|
|Contact hours:||1 compulsory 50-minutes safety training session conducted at the beginning of the trimester.|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This zero credit point unit is a program of safety information for students for developing and maintaining a safety culture within the University and on building sites and other workplaces, and examines occupational health and safety procedures and controls. Students are provided with a basic understanding of fire safety and life safety principles, including site safety procedures. Built environment workshop safety and onsite operatives are covered, a basic introduction to working with hand tools and materials handling and hazardous material. The program encompasses building evacuation procedures, laboratory accident management and first aid procedures and safety work procedures particular to laboratory and fieldwork.
Multiple choice test 100%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve a minimum mark of 70% in the test and complete the workshop practical session.