This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to apply fatigue management strategies within the transport and logistics industry.
Work is undertaken in compliance with relevant legislation, regulations, codes and guidelines.
It includes identifying and acting on signs of fatigue and implementing appropriate strategies to minimise fatigue during work activities, in
particular when operating equipment, trains, vehicles, load shifting equipment, marine vessels and aircraft.
Work is performed under some supervision generally within a team environment.
Students will gain skills and knowledge in these key areas:
- Apply relevant legislation and workplace procedures
- Identify and act on signs of fatigue
- Identify and implement strategies to minimise fatigue