Combined Safety Services

This Nationally Accredited unit of competency is suitable for the safety observer role for permits and covers the knowledge and skills required to perform this role.

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the permit system and the individual permit's requirements
  • Observing work being performed
  • Noting any change in conditions and taking required action
  • Understanding that safety observers can stop permit work, but do not have the authority to restart it


Participants will be assessed via questionnaire and practical demonstration of skills. Participants with literacy/numeracy difficulties or physical conditions should speak with the Trainer to discuss alternative assessment approaches.


On successful completion, each participant will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment.

Frequency of Training

Public Sessions are held monthly at 37 Crescent Road Waratah NSW 2298. Private sessions can be held for groups of 4 or more.


How to Enrol

This Unit of Competency is included in our 3 Day Advanced Confined Space Training, and is delivered on the second day of this course. Upcoming Advanced Confined Space Training dates can be viewed in the Training Calendar on this website and enrolment forms can be downloaded by clicking on the course bubble. If you only require this individual unit (or a combination of specific units), please contact our office to confirm available dates and positions and to obtain an enrolment form.

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