Why Choose Harness?

Harness is a leader in safety training and a major player in labour hire across a diverse range of mid-high risk environments and industries. With over a decade of operation, zero non-conformance issues since our inception as a Registered Training Organisation, we now train over 8,000 personnel each year – consistently supplying our clients with compliant, well-trained and safe employees. Through our rigorous training and passionate instructors, it is our vision to prevent fatalities and injuries, minimise down-time and reduce associated costs to individuals, to families, and to businesses.

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Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
2 November 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm BRISBANE 1
16 November 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm BRISBANE 7
30 November 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm BRISBANE 10
14 December 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm BRISBANE 10
Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
27 October 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 9
10 November 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 10
24 November 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 9
8 December 2020 08:00 am - 12:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 10

Introduction:

Harness offers a one day course, Weed and Seed. The one day Weed and Seed course covers skills required to inspect and clean machinery of material that may contribute to the spread of weeds, pests or diseases. Examine different areas on machinery and equipment, record and issues that pose a risk, dispose of waste and infected material or weeds.
 
This unit applies to workers who are responsible for inspecting and cleaning machinery that is being moved form one location to another to ensure that soil borne pathogens and weeds are not relocated to new sites. It is carried out under routine supervision within enterprise guidelines
 
Theory is presented in a supportive learner centred environment designed to provide functional theoretical knowledge directly applicable to the field.
 
The assessment for this course has been designed to assess the individual to the Australian Qualification Framework, relevant Training Package, Australian and Industry expectations, as well as Commonwealth and State Legislation.
 
In the delivery of this course, our trainers focus on providing an individualised adult learning environment that considers the learner’s employment history and experience in the industry.

Learning Outcomes:

  • AHCBIO201 - Inspect and clean machinery for plant, animal and soil material

Learning Methods:

The mode of delivery for this course is face to face in a classroom environment as well as significant practical elements outside of the classroom. 

In the delivery of this course, our trainers focus on providing an individualised adult learning environment that considers the learner’s experience and employment history. 

Theory is presented in a supportive learner centered environment designed to provide functional theoretical knowledge that is directly applicable to real world tasks.

Learning materials provided include the Harness student handbook and participants will be advised in advance of attending the course if there are any materials to be provided by them.

The assessment for this course has been designed to assess the individual to the Australian Qualification Framework, relevant Training Package, Australian and Industry expectations, as well as Commonwealth and State Legislation. 
 

Course Content

Throughout the Harness course our trainers will cover off the below operations ensuring a comprehensive understanding of both practical and theoretical elements. 

A practical wash down of a vehicle is also carried out during this course to ensure theoretical concepts are correctly applied in a practical environment. 

1. Check machinery and support vehicles
  • Machinery and equipment are checked for contamination according to written guidelines and legislative requirements
  • Machinery and support vehicles are made safe for checking, supported safely, with free moving parts pinned or supported as required 
  • Covers and guards removed safely 
  • All points identified in legislation or operating procedures are identified and inspected for contamination 
2. Clean machinery and equipment 
  • Machinery is made safe for cleaning, supported safely, with free moving parts pinned or supported as required
  • Correct equipment for cleaning selected
  • Points listed in appropriate regulations, checklists or enterprise procedures are cleaned and checked
  • Guards replaced safely and checked
  • Areas on other equipment likely to accumulate contaminants identified, inspected and cleaned
3. Complete cleaning work 
  • Waste materials are disposed of according to enterprise operating procedures and relevant legislative requirements
  • Records of cleaning are recorded on appropriate forms according to enterprise policy and procedures
 

Contact us on  1800 HARNESS ( 61 7 3292 0700) or email admin@harnessenergy.com.au today to find out more!

You can view our terms and conditions and student handbook here before making a decision to train with us.

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