Fatigue Management

Fatigue Management Online courses include;

1. Fatigue Management in the Mining Industry

2. Fatigue Management in the Transport Industry 

3. Fatigue Management in the Workplace 

NSCA has partnered with online training specialist AVELING to provide an extensive range of online training options. View Aveling’s Terms and Conditions here.

 

1. Fatigue Management in the Mining Industry 

Overview 

Fatigue is a significant contributor to workplace incidents, accidents and deaths in mining workplace accidents all over Australia.

Fatigue Management in the Mining Industry course is specifically designed to teach participants how to identify fatigue hazards and provides strategies for managing these. This course is specifically designed to address and manage the unique issues present in the mining industry such as fly-in fly-out and shift work.

Participants also learn how to recognise the symptoms of fatigue and act upon them to minimise the likelihood of an incident.

Topics covered:

  • What is fatigue, why must it be managed?
  • The circadian rhythm
  • Causes of fatigue and lifestyle factors
  • Signs of fatigue and ways of managing it
  • Legislation and fatigue management plans.

Duration

45 minutes.

Who should attend

Employees, managers, contractors and sub-contractors who work in the mining industry.

Cost AUD$55 (inc. GST)

 

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2. Fatigue Management in the Transport Industry

Overview 

Fatigue is one of leading causes or contributing factors to heavy vehicle accidents in Australia. Under legislation, organisations and their employees must take steps to identify fatigue risks and manage them effectively.

Fatigue Management in the Transport Industry course provides essential compliance information to all parties in the transport chain regarding their responsibility in managing fatigue.

Fatigue management strategies including tips on lifestyle choices and choices whilst being on the road, are discussed and applied to real life situations during the course. Basic Fatigue Management (BFM) scheme work/rest hours are applied to workplace situations.

This Nationally Recognised course provides students with the knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify the hazards of fatigue and its symptoms
  • Take actions to combat fatigue
  • Apply strategies to minimise its effects.

Duration

1.5 hours.

Who should attend

Drivers and all parties involved in the transport chain, also referred to as off-road parties, who operate heavy vehicles in Australia.

Learning outcomes

  • Recognise factors and lifestyle choices which will affect fatigue
  • Identify signs of fatigue and personal early warning signs
  • Take steps to ensure effective work capability and alertness are maintained
  • Communicate effectively with others to implement and apply fatigue management strategies.

Unit of competency

TLIF2010A Apply fatigue management strategies.

Cost

AUD$145 (GST free)

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3. Fatigue Management in the Workplace

Overview 

Fatigue is a significant contributor to workplace incidents, accidents and deaths in workplaces all over Australia. Fatigue Management Awareness in the Workplace course will teach you how to identify fatigue hazards and provides strategies for managing these. We also learn how to recognise the symptoms of fatigue and act upon them to minimise the likelihood of an incident.

Duration

45 minutes.

Who should attend

Anyone who could be at risk of an injury or accident if:

  • Fatigue isn’t managed at their workplace and/or
  • They don’t know how to recognise the signs of fatigue and take appropriate actions to manage this.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand and identify workplace fatigue hazards
  • Identify areas in the workplace which could cause fatigue
  • Recognise how workplace fatigue can be managed
  • Identify fatigue personal warning signs and take action to prevent fatigue causing an accident.

Cost

AUD$55.00 (inc. GST).

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