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Permit To Work (Receiver) Unit Standard 17588

Course Aim
At the successful completion of this course a trainee will be able to: understand the essentials of the Permit to Work system, implementing the system and how to monitor its effectiveness in your role as a Permit receiver.

This course is based on a generic permit system unless company system provided ahead of time.

Course Overview
Theory and practical lessons covering the following: 

  • Understand and explain the types of work permits
  • Understand the roles of those involved in the work permit system
  • Gain clarity on the requirements for receiving a work permit
  • Explain the preparatory requirements when applying for a work permit
  • Understand how to accept a work permit and undertake work under the permit
  • Describe and carry out the controls and actions to be taken at the end of a work period or upon the completion of work

NZQA Unit Standard
17588:            Apply for, accept and carry out work according to a work permit in the workplace

Level 3 Credits 4                                                                                                          

Attendance Numbers           Minimum 4, maximum 14 per session 

Course Duration                  Approx. 6 hours

Course Location                   TBC

Course Cost                           $270+gst per person

Mileage: $100+gst to Auckland, Hamilton & Tauranga and .95c+gst per km everywhere else

Credit reporting costs not charged when minimum attendance is met (credit reporting cost - $10 per credit)

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