Writing Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS)
This short course is designed for personnel responsible for daily site supervision, conducting operations or development of documentation on site. The program takes participants through the basic operational, legislative, safety management and construction standards required on construction sites.
State and Commonwealth occupational health & safety (OHS) regulations require SWMS to be developed for all high risk construction activities. This course provides instruction in developing Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), an essential part of demonstrating legal compliance.
Course Content – Half day
- Legislation overview
- JSA basics –the key steps in developing a JSA
- Preparing a JSA
- Using plain English – tips for writing SWMS/JSAs
- Using the SWMS/JSA checklist
Telephone contact: (03) 9484 0086