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Keep your workplace safe!

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to identify and assess risk in an operational environment. This includes, establishing the risk context by identifying, analysing and evaluating risk while meeting WHS and occupational policy.


This course includes non-accredited content with the addition of the following nationally accredited unit(s):

  • PUAEMR006 – Assess operational risk

What will you learn?

In this course, you will gain knowledge around how WHS affects you personally, about the fundamental cores of risk management, and about preventing illness, injury and endangerment.

In this course you will:

  • Participate in a team-based project
  • Identify, analyse and evaluate risk
  • Follow organisational policies and procedures including Work, Health and Safety (WHS)/Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements
  • Prepare WHS/OHS reports
  • Work effectively with others


Digital Badge – Assess operational risk

Upon successful completion, you will earn a recognised Training U For Work microcredential which is a great addition to your resume and can be verified by an employer anywhere, any time!








Upon successful completion, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued for the following units of competency:

  • PUAEMR006 – Assess operational risk

Assessment / Workplace Assessment

You will be assessed throughout the training sessions, and will be required to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to gain competency via three assessments:

  • Theory based project
  • A short set of questions
  • A practical workplace based assessment task


When you study with genU Training, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen course. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course. You can apply for this course now.

Study requirements

During your study, you will need to meet specific requirements that are necessary for you to complete your course work and be successful:

  • Students will need to demonstrate that they have the appropriate language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills
  • Effective communication, documentation and research skills
  • Be able to complete assessments in the workplace
  • Access to digital technologies (e.g. laptop, desktop, tablet-computer and/or smartphone) with basic digital literacy skills.

Students undertaking a blended and/or online virtual training will require the additional digital skills and technologies:

Digital literacy skills – Intermediate computer skills such as internet browsing, email, word processing, and presentation software

Workstation setup

    • Stable internet connection with suitable data plan
    • A laptop, desktop or a full size tablet / tablet-computer
    • Web camera / microphone
    • Smartphone with charger
    • Earphones / headphones / speakers
    • Printer (optional)
    • Have a quiet / non-interruptive space to complete their studies
    • Desk/table, comfortable chair, no tripping hazards and room to move around for assessment
    • Access to water/tea/coffee

Browser software – Access to one of the following internet browsers, available to download from:

Video conferencing software (Zoom) – Access to video conferencing software (Zoom), available to download from:

Please note: You will need access to turn your Web camera and microphone on, as required when using video conference


What you will get from us

An email from us 24 hours prior to your training, this email will  include:

    • A link for you to click on that will automatically open your Zoom app  and take you to your ‘live’ training session on the day of your training. Please ensure you click this link 10 minutes prior to your training start time
    • Instructions of how to login to the LMS to complete your online learning activities and view demonstrations.


Australian residents can access this course via our full fee for service rate.

Fee For Service
$AUD 325.00 (per person)

* Course costs may vary subject to location and equipment requirements

There may also be other charges such as material or amenities fees. A genU Training staff member will assist you in determining your course fees and a statement of fees detailing all course charges will be provided prior to enrolment.

For full details of genU Training’s course fees please view our Fees & Charges page.


genU Training offer PUAEMR006 Assess Operational Risk, in the following format:

On-campus (day)  – Study face to face (in a classroom setting)

2 consecutive days (11:00am – 4:30pm AEST/AEDT)


Virtual Training Room – Study in real time online with instructor-led sessions via video conferencing, supplemented with guided activities via the Learning Management System (eLearning)

2 consecutive days (11:00am – 4:30pm AEST/AEDT)


Need assistance or have a question. Please contact the Training U For Work team on:

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm (AEST/AEDT)

Office: 1300 582 687 (option 4) ; or

Direct: 0477 026 638 ; or



Assess operational risk (Release 1)

Course Code:

Study Mode:
On-campus (day) or Online delivery (day) via virtual training room with addition of workplace based assessments

Course Length
2 days (11:00am - 4:30pm)