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Contaminated Site Safety Certificate (48552)

When
Monday 7th December 2020 8:00am - 5:00pm
Where  VHNZ Wiri Training Centre, 10 Keith Hay Drive, Wiri, Manukau, Auckland View Map

Purpose

The Contaminated Site Safety Certificate (CSSC) course has been designed in partnership with ALGA and WasteMINZ to enable employers to meet their duties as a PCBU for personnel who engage in works on contaminated sites: Specifically, clause 36(3)(f) of the Act, the requirements of regulation 9 and 17(2) of the Health and Safety at Work (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2016, and regulation 4.5 of the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

 

Aim

The aim of the course is to train learners to look for, recognise and safely control for hazards and risk on a contaminated sites.. People credited with this certificate have the knowledge to operate safely on a contaminated site.

 

Outcomes

You can claim 15 CPD points by attending this course the first time.  There are plans to develop an annual refresher for this course; the content and available CPD points have yet to be determined.  

 

NZQA Unit Standards

30265   Apply health and safety risk assessment to a job role

31292  Demonstrate knowledge of workplace procedures relating to hazardous substances

 

Course Duration

One Day

 

Course Objectives

  • Explain their responsibility to look for, identify and control for hazards and risks on an actual or potentially contaminated site
  • Identify the health risks of a number of contaminants they may find on a contaminated work site
  • Identify appropriate controls to minimise the risks of a number of contaminants they may find on a work site
  • Don appropriate PPE, and remove it safely (without cross contamination), and decontaminate tools and equipment
  • Create a procedure, including the selection of appropriate PPE, to safely sample a contaminated site in context of a HSEP
  • Respond safely to discovering an unexpected contaminant
  • Respond appropriately to a site emergency.

 

Entry Criteria

Trainee must already be inducted in employer procedures and  be a member of ALGA or WasteMINZ. Refer to following links

ALGA

https://landandgroundwater.com/page/individual_membership

WasteMINZ

https://www.wasteminz.org.nz/membership/

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Contaminated Site Safety Certificate $550.00 +GST

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