The Investigating resource usage credential covers the skills and knowledge that assist you in identifying ways that your organisation can adjust processes and policies to minimise health risks as well as have minimal impact on the environment. Investigating of resource usage including assessments of usage and comparison.

The Investigating resource usage comprises of 2 micro-credential stacked courses of learning, followed by a completion of assessment tasks at the end of each skill level, to test the learner’s knowledge and understanding. 

Course Series: 1 of 2

Course Award: Micro-Credential
Course Duration: 4 Hours
Course Complexity: Intermediate*

It comprises 6 lessons of learning, followed by a completion quiz to test your knowledge and understanding.  By the end of this course, you will demonstrate understanding in:

  • How to ensure compliance with environmental regulations 
  • Strategies that allow you to assess, measure and analyse compliance
  • How to maintain records, reports, and management plans
  • Practices to prepare for audits
  • Implementing practices that support safe chemical storage and disposals
  • How to resource efficiency and waste management


Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Investigating resource usage

  • 2

    Lesson 1

    • Ensure compliance with environmental regulations

  • 3

    Lesson 2

    • Assess, measure and analyse compliance

  • 4

    Lesson 3

    • Records, reports and management plans

  • 5

    Lesson 4

    • Audits, forecasts, purchasing and improvement

  • 6

    Lesson 5

    • Safe chemical storage and disposal

  • 7

    Lesson 6

    • Resource efficiency and waste management

  • 8

    Test your knowledge

    • Instructions before taking the test

    • Test your knowledge

    • Next steps

  • 9

    The boring stuff

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