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Postgraduate | ACU-OHSE602 | 2023

OHSE Management Systems

Learn how to plan, develop and implement an OHSE management system. See how to use the system to manage risk, educate users and investigate accidents.

Highlight the methods you can use to encourage safer human behaviour in an organisation.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
30 Jan 2023,
17 July 2023
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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OHSE Management Systems

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject students should be able to:

    • Appraise principles of causation in workplace incidents through the application of appropriate OHSE models 
    • Assess an organisation’s OHSE management system against applicable legislation and standards, nationally and globally, and make recommendations for improvement 
    • Propose and justify changes in safety leadership and culture practice to organisation stakeholders based on a critical review of how safety leadership and safety culture is impacting OHSE management systems and the common good
    • Apply OHSE practice skills of peer collaboration and communication to best manage responses to OHSE incidents and effectively communicate this to various stakeholders
    • Apply the process of critical reflection to professional judgements made when responding to OHSE incidents

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • ACU-OHS602 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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