This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use routine measuring equipment, to convert units within the metric system, to estimate and calculate routine measurements including simple area of rectangles and squares.

This unit applies to individuals who need numeracy skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) level 3 to undertake a vocational training pathway or workplace tasks.

This unit is designed for integration and contextualisation with vocational units to support achievement of vocational competency.

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


This course is for anyone who are, or may be, elected as a Heath and Safety Representative for their workplace.

This course will assist to give the participant the necessary skills to operate in the role of a Health and Safety Representative.


Topics covers: 

Work Health and Safety Framework

Consultation, Representation and Participation

Issue Resolution, Support for HSRs and Managing Risks

Inspections, Notifiable Incidents and Incident Investigation

Provisional Improvement Notices (PINS) and directing unsafe work to cease


This course is designed for employees and employer's using any type of Personal Protective Equipment


After this course, all employee's/employer's will have the knowledge to Use, Care and Store Personal Protective Equipment appropriately.



Why do we need Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)?

Personal Protective Equipment is designed to help minimise the risk of injury that can result from workplace incidents. However, PPE is regarded as the last line of defence against hazards in the workplace.