About the course
This qualification is designed to accommodate the needs of a cross section of industry personnel. The qualification provides evidence of the attainment of a foundation level of workplace health and safety competency as well as a range of supporting communication skills. The qualification also recognises specialist competencies associated with workplace safety and health issues including first aid, fire and emergency response, and occupational health and safety practice.<br /><br />The qualification is designed to be flexible in its application to meet the needs of candidates from different areas of industry.<br /><br />Candidates undertaking this qualification would typically be new to the industry and could progress to the National Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (Workplace Safety) (Level 3) [Ref: 0801].
About the provider
At E-tec we specialise in equipping people for success in New Zealand’s electrotechnology and telecommunications industries. We deliver high-quality training and assessments to over 1,000 trainees each year through short courses, blended learning programmes and bespoke commercial contracts. A range of formal Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) practical assessments and examination preparation courses can also be completed at E-tec for those looking to get their qualifications recognised in New Zealand. We are an EWRB approved training provider and the only training organisation in the country accredited by the Fibre To The Home (FTTH) Council Asia Pacific, so you can rest assured you’ll be in safe hands. With a proven track record of delivering and assessing EWRB and Chorus Competency programmes, our trainers are experts in their field. In fact, they pride themselves on providing a world-class training experience and frequently go the extra mile to help their learners to succeed. Our state-of-the-art facilities are designed to provide real-world simulations and hands-on practice. Training can be customised to suit the context of a particular workplace or industry and we can often be flexible with timings and location to suit our customers’ needs. E-tec’s recently refurbished campus is conveniently located in East Tamaki, less than 10 minutes from the Southern Motorway and within 15kms of Auckland Airport. It also has plenty of free parking for trainees, making the campus easily accessible. When you study at E-tec we will strive to provide you with the most professional and enjoyable learning experience possible.