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View Unit : Promote a positive health and safety culture

Unit
Unit Reference Number
J/602/2210
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Promote a positive health and safety culture
Unit Level
Level 5
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
22
Unit Credit Value
5
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
1.3 Health and Social Care
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

This unit should be assessed against ENTO's assessment strategy.

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

be able to advocate commitment to a positive health and safety culture in the organisation.

1.1

provide sufficient and clear information to people in the organisation about the benefits of a positive health and safety culture.

1.2

obtain the support of those in the organisation who can promote a positive health and safety culture; tailoring own approach to meet the needs of:

• directors

• managers

• employee representatives.

1.3

use opportunities to communicate information about a positive health and safety culture.

1.4

create new opportunities to communicate information about a positive health and safety culture.

1.5

investigate ways to overcome barriers to change.

2

be able to develop links with appropriate people and groups on Health and Safety matters.

2.1

identify the appropriate people and groups with whom to develop links on health and safety matters:

• within the organisation

• external to the organisation.

2.2

provide support and assistance to the appropriate people and groups identified in 2.1

2.3

use appropriate opportunities to develop additional links with people and groups.

2.4

plan implementation of opportunities to develop additional links with people and groups.

3

understand the importance of promoting a positive health and safety culture within the organisation.

3.1

describe the nature and role of a positive health and safety culture within the organisation.

3.2

describe the existing health and safety culture within the organisation.

3.3

identify how the organisation’s communication system can be utilised to promote the benefits of a positive health and safety culture.

3.4

identify the people and groups who may be affected by the health and safety process.

3.5

explain how to engage different individuals and groups in the health and safety process.

3.6

explain external factors influencing a positive health and safety culture, to include sources of expertise and advice on health and safety matters that are available to inform the planning and decision making process for the organisation.

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