Unit of competency details

BSBSUS201 - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 25/Mar/2015

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
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Supersedes and is equivalent to BSBSUS201A - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesUpdated to meet Standards for Training Packages 24/Mar/2015


Training packages that include this unit

CodeTitleSort Table listing Training packages that include this unit by the Title columnRelease
SIT - Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training PackageTourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package 1.0-1.1 
SIS - Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training PackageSport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package 1.0-2.1 
SIF - Funeral ServicesFuneral Services 2.1 
SHB - Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training PackageHairdressing and Beauty Services Training Package 2.0 
SFL - Floristry Training PackageFloristry Training Package 1.0 
RII - Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training PackageResources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package 2.0 
PSP - Public Sector Training PackagePublic Sector Training Package 1.0 
ICT - Information and Communications TechnologyInformation and Communications Technology 1.0-3.1 
ICP - Printing and Graphic ArtsPrinting and Graphic Arts 1.0-2.0 
HLT - HealthHealth 2.0-3.1 
CUA - Creative Arts and Culture Training PackageCreative Arts and Culture Training Package 2.0 
CSC - Correctional Services Training PackageCorrectional Services Training Package 1.0-1.1 
CPP07 - Property Services Training PackageProperty Services Training Package 14.4-14.5 
CPP - Property Services Training PackageProperty Services Training Package 3.0-5.0 
BSB - Business Services Training PackageBusiness Services Training Package 1.0-2.0 
AVI - Aviation Training PackageAviation Training Package 3.0 

Qualifications that include this unit

CodeTitleSort Table listing Qualifications that include this unit by the Title columnRelease
SIT40416 - Certificate IV in HospitalityCertificate IV in Hospitality 
SIT40216 - Certificate IV in GuidingCertificate IV in Guiding 
SIT31116 - Certificate III in Asian CookeryCertificate III in Asian Cookery 
SIT31016 - Certificate III in PatisserieCertificate III in Patisserie 
SIT30916 - Certificate III in Catering OperationsCertificate III in Catering Operations 
SIT30816 - Certificate III in Commercial CookeryCertificate III in Commercial Cookery 
SIT30716 - Certificate III in Hospitality (Restaurant Front of House)Certificate III in Hospitality (Restaurant Front of House) 
SIT30616 - Certificate III in HospitalityCertificate III in Hospitality 1-2 
SIT30516 - Certificate III in EventsCertificate III in Events 1-2 
SIT30416 - Certificate III in Holiday Parks and ResortsCertificate III in Holiday Parks and Resorts 
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ASCED Module/Unit of Competency Field of Education Identifier 059999 Agriculture, Environmental And Related Studies, N.e.c.  

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ASCED Module/Unit of Competency Field of Education Identifier 059999 Agriculture, Environmental And Related Studies, N.e.c.  30/Jul/2015 
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Unit Of competency

Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1

This version first released with BSB Business Services Training Package Version 1.0.

Application

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to effectively measure current resource use and carry out improvements, including reducing the negative environmental impact of work practices.

It applies to individuals, working under supervision or guidance, who are required to follow workplace procedures and instructions, and work in an environmentally sustainable manner within scope of competency, authority and own level of responsibility.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Unit Sector

Industry Capability – Sustainability

Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT 

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA 

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Identify current resource use

1.1 Identify workplace environmental and resource efficiency issues

1.2 Identify resources used in own work role

1.3 Document and measure current usage of resources using appropriate techniques

1.4 Record and file documentation measuring current usage, using technology (such as software systems) where applicable

1.5 Identify and report workplace environmental hazards to appropriate personnel

2. Comply with environmental regulations

2.1 Follow workplace procedures to ensure compliance

2.2 Report breaches or potential breaches to appropriate personnel

3. Seek opportunities to improve resource efficiency

3.1 Follow organisational plans to improve environmental practices and resource efficiency

3.2 Work as part of a team, where relevant, to identify possible areas for improvements to work practices in own work area

3.3 Make suggestions for improvements to workplace practices in own work area

Foundation Skills

This section describes language, literacy, numeracy and employment skills incorporated in the performance criteria that are required for competent performance.

Skill 

Performance 

Criteria 

Description 

Reading

1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 3.1

  • Recognises and interprets textual information to establish job requirements from relevant information

Writing

1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.2

  • Completes documents using required formats

Oral Communication

1.5, 2.2, 3.3

  • Articulates ideas clearly and uses simple and relevant language to identify and report issues to designated person

Numeracy

1.3

  • Calculates basic metric measurements to determine resource usage

Navigate the world of work

2.1

  • Understands and adheres to legal and regulatory responsibilities related to own work

Interact with others

1.5, 2.2, 3.2, 3.3

  • Selects and uses appropriate conventions and protocols when communicating with co-workers in range of work contexts
  • Collaborates and cooperates with others to achieve joint outcomes

Get the work done

1.1-1.4, 3.1, 3.3

  • Implements actions as per plan, taking some responsibility for sequencing and timing of tasks
  • Uses main features and functions of digital tools to complete work tasks and access information
  • Analyses current practices to identify opportunities for improvement.

Unit Mapping Information

Code and title  

current version 

Code and title 

previous version 

Comments 

Equivalence status 

BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Updated to meet Standards for Training Packages

Equivalent unit

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=11ef6853-ceed-4ba7-9d87-4da407e23c10

 

Assessment requirements

Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1

This version first released with BSB Business Services Training Package Version 1.0.

Performance Evidence

Evidence of the ability to:

  • locate and interpret a range of environment/sustainability legislation and procedural requirements
  • participate in and support discussions for an improved resource efficiency process
  • identify, document and measure usage of resources
  • collaborate with team members on suggestions for improving workplace practices.

Note: If a specific volume or frequency is not stated, then evidence must be provided at least once.

Knowledge Evidence

To complete the unit requirements safely and effectively, the individual must:

  • identify environmental and resource hazards/risks as well as environmental or sustainability legislation, regulations and codes of practice applicable to own role
  • outline sustainability requirements in the workplace
  • identify reporting channels and procedures to report breaches and potential issues
  • identify where to find environmental and resource efficiency systems and procedures.

Assessment Conditions

Assessment must be conducted in a safe environment where evidence gathered demonstrates consistent performance of typical activities experienced in the sustainability field of work and include access to:

  • documentation, information and resources related to workplace environmental and resource efficiency issues
  • office equipment and resources
  • case studies and, where possible, real situations
  • interaction with others.

Assessors must satisfy NVR/AQTF assessor requirements.

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=11ef6853-ceed-4ba7-9d87-4da407e23c10

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