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The importance of OHS

Year Level: Year 10
Time: 45 minutes

Lesson Objective:

The aim of this lesson is to demonstrate to students that every workplace has health and safety issues.

Learning Objectives:

  • Students will be able to identify the term "workplace."
  • Students will be able to identify a "new worker."
  • Students will be able to describe the issues relating to health and safety for a new worker.

Suggested Learning Activities:

  • Ask students to identify and list a range of occupations and workplaces.
  • Ask students to choose an occupation and list what a new worker would need to know and why.

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