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SRT141 - Building Safety

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Chunlu Liu





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.


This unit provides the foundations for developing and maintaining a safety culture on building sites and other workplaces, and examines WorkCover requirements in accordance with the OH&S regulations and compliance codes following the Act of 2004, and occupational health and safety procedures and controls. Students are provided with an understanding of fire safety and life safety principles, including basic first aid. Site safety and supervision of onsite operatives is covered in detail to include site induction requirements, and the concept of quality assurance is introduced.


Assignment 1 (20%), assignment 2 (20%), examination 60%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 40% in the examination.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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