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Fonterra Safe Work System Refresher

Duration E-Learn
Price $150.00 ex GST per person
Unit Standard 17588
Unit Standard 17590



This programme is intended as a refresher of both Permit Issuer and Permit Receiver training for Fonterra’s Safe Work System (SWS) Procedures.

Course Objectives

  • To refresh the candidate's knowledge and understanding of the requirements for working under Fonterra’s SWS Procedures
  • To provide an update on changes to Fonterra’s SWS Procedures
  • To confirm the candidate's competency to operate as a Permit Issuer and/or Permit Receiver under Fonterra’s SWS Procedures.

Entry Criteria

The course requires trainees to demonstrate a level of written and spoken English equivalent to Level 3 English communication skills, as trainees must be able to read and interpret Safe Work System documentation, including Health and Safety legislation, and the various permit types and their supporting documentation.

People attending this course must, as a minimum, hold one or more of the following New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) Unit Standards, and be familiar with Fonterra’s Safe Work System (SWS) Procedures:

17588 Apply for, accept, and carry out work according to a work permit in the workplace.

17590 Issue worksite specific work permits.


Special Note

Units refreshed are dependent on which units you hold at the time.

Please note that as this is a Refresher course, NO UNIT STANDARDS will be awarded on completion of this training programme.

Our Teaching Method

Delivery via e-learning with support from an experienced trainer.

Unit standards

Apply for, accept and carry out work according to a work permit (receiver)
Issue worksite specific work permits (issuer)

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