Safe Operating Procedures and Verification of Competency

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December 7
12:30 pm
2:30 pm

Development and Implementation of Safe Operating Procedures and a Verification of Competency process.

Facilitator: Eric McInerney

Course Outline

A person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) / Mine Operator, have many responsibilities under the South Australian work health and safety legislation. Some of the these responsibilities range from the implementation risk control measures to managing risk, implementing a safe system of work, and providing any information, training and instruction that is necessary to protect the health and safety of workers.

The session will cover how to identify when a safe operating procedure (SOP) is required, and the process to create and implement safe operating procedures. It will also cover how to develop and implement a verification of competency (VOC) process.

Course Benefits

The benefits of this course will provide PCBU’s / mine and quarry operators with the required knowledge and skills to implement administrative risk control measures such as safe operating procedures, and a system to assess and verify a workers competency to safely undertake work related tasks.

MAQOHSC Webpage Resources

Standard Operating Procedure Guide
Verification of Competency Guide
Hazard Identification and Risk Management Guide
Job Safety Analysis Template
Hazard Identification and Risk Control Procedure Template
Training and Qualification Register


MAQOHSC Office Keswick
World Park A, Building Level 4, 33 Richmond Road
Keswick, South Australia, 5035
Phone:(08) 8204 9842