DEFWHS010 Identify Confined Space

DEFWHS010 is a nationally recognised unit under the Australian Maritime College (RTO ID 60131) and the training outcomes are listed on www.training.gov.au.

AMCS as the commercial arm of the Australian Maritime College (AMC) is offering training and assessment on behalf of the AMC.

This unit describes the skills required to identify actual or potential confined spaces prior to entering a confined space for work purposes.

The unit includes recognising actual and potential confined spaces in one’s work environment and understanding the broad limitations they impose on work practices. It also covers identifying potential work health and safety (WHS) concerns and seeking further advice and/or applying appropriate procedures when dealing with WHS issues.

This unit was developed for Defence personnel involved in the identification of confined spaces as a workplace responsibility but is applicable to all individuals who work in this field.

Expressions of Interest

Currently, the course will be offered on demand. To express an interest in attending, please email searchinfo@amc.edu.au.

Need further information?

Please contact us via email or telephone (03) 6324 9850 for further information.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

As of 1 January 2015 students undertaking nationally recognised training are required to have a USI.  To apply, please visit: www.usi.gov.au.  You will be asked to provide your USI upon enrolment.

 

Target Group

This unit was developed for Defence personnel involved in the identification of confined spaces as a workplace responsibility but is applicable to all individuals who work in this field.

Competency Field

Work Health and Safety

Elements

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

  1. Recognise a confined space
  2. Carry out appropriate action after identifying a confined space

Certification

Upon successful completion, candidates will be issued:

  • DEFWHS010 Identify Confined Space

Unit Mapping Information

This unit supersedes and is equivalent to DEFOH011B Develop laser safety plans.

Payment Options

To secure a course registration, payment of the course fee are required (or a minimum of a 50% deposit).  Payment methods accepted:

  • Credit Card (online or via (03) 6324-9850)
  • Bank Deposit
  • Cheque/Money Order
  • Company Invoice (approved companies only)

Detailed payment options will be made available after registration is submitted.