All workplaces must have documented procedures for the performance of all assessed tasks that have a high likelihood of causing harm or injury to a person performing the task.
All high-risk construction activities require the development of a Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS).
Learn more about safe work method statements by taking this course from Pointsbuild.
Upon completion of this course, you will earn 2 points toward your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training.
- Understand your legal obligations with regard to SWMS including penalties for non-compliance
- Understand the information to be contained with the SMWS and who is responsible for completing them
- Understand how to develop a SWMS using a risk assessment approach on a standardised template
- Know how long a SWMS needs to be kept, when it is reviewed and where to store them