Verification of Competency “VOC” is an independent Verification Process against current licensing arrangements, industry standards, new legislation requirement’s, duty of care obligations to ensure the worker has the necessary skills to undertake workplace activities ensuring the worker are trained, competent by not placing themselves and others at risk, meeting your employers legal responsibility to ensure sufficient information, instruction, training and supervision.
A Verification of Competency (VOC) is a method of assessment that can be used to demonstrate the worker’s ability to operate plant & equipment and/or undertake the responsibilities of these roles. Verification of Competency Process VOC conducted by proven & industry based assessors/trainers that have relevant qualifications in their assessment field.
Assessed from the current national unit of competencies, legislative requirement’s, site rules, policies and procedures, job safety analysis (JSA) / (JSEA), safe work method statement’s (SWMS).
This system is now wide-spread within industry, now within construction sites, Government sites being a validation process to ensure the workers are competent in their task that they undertake, a system for pre – employment that demonstrate the workers ability to operate plant.
Current Work Health Safety (WHS) legislation requires a person conducting business undertaking (PCBU) is to ensure their workers can clearly demonstrate their ability to perform their tasks related to their job role when plant is used, ensuring safe operation of equipment.
A Verification of Competency issued for the following
High Reach Forklift
Working at Heights
Most cranes within my expertise
Most industrial machinery (providing I have an skilled assessor in the task preformed)
A full assessment is completed from your site or mine located at 5 / 21 Groves Ave MULGRAVE NSW (near Windsor) 02 4577 9577. Assessment process includes written or verbal assessment of underpinning knowledge, asking questions, visual demonstrations, validation of experience, collecting evidence prior Licence etc.
Key Areas for verification:
· The Health & safety Legislative requirements.
· Key changes in terms.
· Hierarchy of control.
· Hazard identification.
· Industry Knowledge.
· Accidents & incidents.
· Site safety.
· Task skills, or the requirements to perform individual task.
· Task management skills.
· Expectations of the work environment, including working with others.
· Evidence collection prior Licence valid dates, prior experience.
· Use of plant & equipment.
· Start – up & shut down – site clean-up.
· Duration: 1 – 3 hours.
· Note: – you’re required to hold current High Risk Work (HRW) photo licence or other plant certification to qualify for a Verification of Competency VOC.
In completion you will receive a Photo Card verifying that your Competence in the task assessed
We practice Equal Opportunity Training – Learning environment, which is free of any racial discrimination or harassment. Encouraging learning from any ethnic or religious background respect for social and cultural backgrounds, treating all students with respect and dignity
5 / 21 Groves Ave MULGRAVE NSW 02 4577 9577