Successful participants will be able to work under a permit and monitor the operational conditions in which a permit to work has been issued. They will have the knowledge and skills to work under the system, know the limitations of the permit under which they are working, comply with all the requirements of the permit, apply BHPBIO standard procedures and work instructions and relevant regulatory requirements, along with the ability to implement them within appropriate time constraints and in a manner relevant to the job.
Specific topics include:
Participants must wear site approved work wear and PPE. For delivery at a client site
the following must be provided to meet the outcomes of the course:
Persons required to follow BHP Billiton Iron Ore Specific Procedures; who need the knowledge and skills to conduct ‘hot work’ in accordance with an issued permit or utilise a BHPBIO Hot Work Permit Tag and issue BHPBIO Hazardous Area Hot Work Permits.
Sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills are required to read and correctly interpret complex permits; speak clearly and unambiguously in English;correctly differentiate between high and low pressures and temperatures, voltages and masses; and follow work procedures on a mine or construction site.