PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD
Persons credited with this unit standard will be able to:
Explain the legal and specified requirements for conducting continuous risk assessments.
Prepare to conduct a continuous risk assessment.
Conduct a continuous risk assessment.
Initiate remedial action and follow up on Continuous Risk Assessment.
LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
Communications at NQF Level 2
Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 2
UNIT STANDARD RANGE
NB: All the Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria are assessed in accordance with legal and specified requirements and – where applicable – consequences to health and safety.
Specified requirements include legal and site-specific requirements and are contained in one or more of the following documents:
Mine Health and Safety Act
Occupational Health and Safety Act
Chief Inspector of Mines’ Directives
Health and safety agreements
Codes of practice
Standards task procedures
Risk Assessments procedures
Occupational Health and Safety Risk Management Programme
Mine Standard Procedures
List of Recorded OH&S Risks
Working Guides / Permits
Equipment and Materials Specifications