RIIRIS401E Apply risk management systems

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to apply and evaluate site risk management system and implement relevant risk management controls in the mining, drilling and civil infrastructure industry.

Course Content

The course covers the following;


  • Plan and prepare risk management system information
  • Compliance documentation
  • Categories of compliance documentation
  • What is risk management?
  • Hazard identification
  • When does risk management need to happen?
  • Take 5 risk assessments
  • Locate documentation for low level risk situations
  • Sources of information
  • Provide documents and reference information for risk management policies, procedures and programs in an accessible manner
  • Risk rating guidance
  • Hierarchy of hazard controls for your job role
  • Analyse all control options
  • Determine resource requirements
  • Australian and New Zealand standards
  • Safety management systems
  • Components of an SMS
  • Reporting and recording
  • ISO 9001
  • Why choose ISO 9001 Quality assurance certification?
  • Inspect the work area and identify hazards
  • Worksite hazards
  • Determine the likelihood of a hazard causing harm
  • Locate and apply existing procedures to address identified hazards
  • Formal risk assessment
  • Identify and evaluate unresolved hazards



2.5 Hours