Elements describe the essential outcomes.
Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.
Access information about environmental protection regulations and procedures
Relevant provisions of environmental legislation and codes of practice are accurately followed
Information on workplace environmental policies, procedures and programs is stored in a readily accessible location, in accordance with workplace procedures
Information is accurately and clearly explained to the work team and updated in accordance with workplace policy changes
Information about the outcomes of environmental risk identification and control procedures is provided to appropriate personnel
Implement and monitor environmental hazard procedures
Existing and potential environmental hazards in the workplace are identified and reported
Identified hazards are assessed in relation to relevant environmental protection policies
Workplace procedures for dealing with hazardous events are implemented to ensure that prompt control action is taken
Hazardous events are investigated to identify causes, and control measures are implemented to prevent recurrence and minimise risks of such events
Implement and monitor environmental control procedures
Existing environmental protection measures are implemented, monitored and reviewed
Environmental protection procedures are implemented and work group adherence to them is monitored
Required improvements to existing control measures are identified, including required resources for implementation, and reported to appropriate personnel