Join CCF QLD for this important information event on the Managing Respirable Crystalline Silica Dust Exposure in Construction and Manufacturing of Construction Elements Code of Practice 2022 facilitated by Brad Geinitz COH MAIOH, Chief Advisor – Occupational Health & Hygiene from the Office of Industrial Relations.
Australia’s first silica dust code of practice for the construction industry commences in Queensland on 1 May 2023. The Managing respirable crystalline silica dust exposure in construction and manufacturing of construction elements Code of Practice 2022 will commence in Queensland on 1 May 2023.
It applies to all construction work as well as the manufacturing of materials such as bricks, blocks, tiles, mortar and concrete. The Code gives practical guidance on how to protect workers by eliminating or minimising their exposure to respirable crystalline silica.
This session will cover:
- RCS health hazards
- How the Code was developed, and
- An overview of the key requirements of the Code.
This event is supported by CCF QLD Exclusive Annual Partner BUSSQ Building Super.
DATE: Tuesday 28th March 2023
TIME: 7:30am - 9:30am
RSVP: Tuesday 21st March 2023
LOCATION: Queensland Civil Industry Training Centre (CCF QLD Office), 11 Hi-Tech Court, Eight Mile Plains OR via Microsoft Teams
INCLUDES: BBQ breakfast on arrival and information session
DRESS CODE: Business
PARKING: Limited free on-site parking
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IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COVID SAFE EVENTS
If you are unwell or experiencing and COVID-19 symptoms, please do not attend any CCF QLD event - even if you have pre-registered. If you are unable to attend for this reason, please contact CCF QLD as soon as possible with the name of the colleague replacing you at the function. Upon arrival to events, follow the directions of CCF QLD and/or venue staff to avoid crowding. Maintaining physical distancing is the individual attendee's responsibility at all events. If you become unwell at an event, notify a CCF QLD or venue staff member immediately, who will show you to the allocated COVID isolation room and provide you with appropriate PPE.
CCF QLD is committed to ensuring the safety of our members, staff, industry and greater community. As such, we have put in place a number of measures in-line with current Queensland Government restrictions to ensure each of our events are as safe as possible for all involved:
- Full COVID Safe Event briefing for attendees sent via email on the week of the event
- All relevant CCF QLD staff have undertaken the TAFE Queensland COVID Safe Work Training for Dining In training, as well as being briefed on the below CCF QLD documentation put in place for all events:
- CCF QLD COVID Safe Event Procedure
- CCF QLD COVID Safe Event Policy
- CCF QLD WHS Plan for COVID-19
Should you have any questions or concerns regarding the COVID Safe Event practices at CCF QLD events, please contact our Marketing and Events Department on 1300 CCF QLD or email@example.com
Refunds are not possible after the RSVP date.