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Control of Work



1 day
Certificate Validity 2 years
Target group


This training programme has been designed for personnel who intend to act, or are already acting, as a Performing Authority in the workplace.
Prerequisites There are no pre-requisites.
Objectives The aim of the Initial Training Programme is to equip the delegate with a minimum, generic, industry-wide understanding and basic skills required of the role of the Performing Authority.

The objectives of the Initial Training Course are to ensure that Performing Authorities and prospective Performing Authorities:

  • Are aware of their legal responsibilities of being in charge of work parties at the worksite
  • Are able to recognise and assess worksite hazards and associated risks. And are able to control, reduce or eliminate the risks through formalised risk assessment systems and safe systems of work.
  • Monitor and control the work effectively and respond appropriately to changes in work conditions or the work plan
  • Manage and control work safely through effective communication and handovers at various stages of the work.
Exam To pass the exam must be 75 % successful