Establish and maintain a work health and safety system


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This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop, implement and sustain effective, professional and contemporary work health and safety (WHS) management practices. It requires the ability to establish and review systems, policies and procedures designed to ensure a safe workplace.

The unit applies to all tourism, travel, hospitality and event sectors and to any small, medium or large organisation.

It applies to those senior managers who operate with significant autonomy and are responsible for making a range of strategic management decisions.

This unit incorporates the requirement, under state and territory WHS legislation, for businesses to take a systematic approach to managing the safety of their workers and others in the workplace.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.


AQF - Australian Quality Framework
Advanced Diploma

Competency Field
Hospitality, Work Health and Safety

National Code -
SITXWHS004: Establish and maintain a work health and safety system

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Catalogue Item

TAFEshop Identifier: TAFESA-1882


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