Oral Panel Preparation (OE)

The Oral Panel Preparation course covers how to prepare for the oral panel to gain a new Certificate of Competency granted under the Health and Safety at Work (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016.

Learning Objectives of the Oral Panel Preparation Course

  • Personal presentation
  • Understand the new legislative documents and how they can be used effectively
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of a-A and B Grade Managers regarding legislative requirements
  • Understand the key safety processes and procedures that make up / within a safety management system
  • Emergency management what it entails, how it can be developed
  • Legislative requirement of Emergency Procedures
  • Understand principle hazards and principle hazard management plans
  • Understand risk management and how it can be used in developing a safer workplace
  • Legislative requirement on Risk Management
  • Provide an effective response to an emergency scenario, preventing escalation and working within legislative requirements
  • Understand worker health monitoring
  • Duties to notify regulator
  • Practical presentation skills

Trainees of the Oral Panel Preparation need to bring below document to the training:

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 2015
  • HSW (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016
  • HSW (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2016
  • Best Practice Guidelines Health and Safety at Opencast Mines, Alluvial Mines and Quarries

Pre-course reading

  • HSWA 2015 Section 36