Issue Work Permits

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Course Overview

Our Issue Work Permits course covers the skills and knowledge required for personnel who may be responsible for monitoring and controlling work permits within their workplace.

Participants are guided through to course to understand the permit system, know the limitations of each permit, and to make decisions regarding the need for and correct use of each permit.

Our training course includes the issue of any and all permits and applies to the issuing of permits covering a single plant or plant area such as might be an operators scope of responsibility.

Participants should receive training in issue work permits if they are required to issue appropriate permits to work to persons conducting a variety of activities in the workplace environments in which hazards exist or specific procedures need to be followed and monitored to protect the safety of personnel and the integrity of plant or process.

Duration: 8 Hours 
Location: This course can be trained at our Training Centre or at your Workplace.
(conditions apply)
Cost: Please call or email our office to obtain more information including pricing and course dates.
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Subjects Covered

  • Job Safety Analysis (JSA)
  • Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)
    Job Safety and Environmental Analysis (JSEA)
  • Task Risk Assessment (TRA)
  • Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

Pre-entry Requirements

Fitness to Participate and Language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills are required in order to communicate, complete, undertake written and practical assessment activities. If you have any concerns regarding the LLN requirements, please contact 1300 886 208 for assistance.


As we are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) our participants will be awarded a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment on the successful completion of the training assessment for this course.

The unit of competency covered in this course is:

MSMWHS201 Conduct hazard analysis
(this unit is a prerequisite for MSMPER300)

Issue work permits

Refresher Training

Industry recommends that refresher training for Issue Work Permits should be completed every two years.

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