Health & Safety Representative (Full) Course


Health & Safety Representatives Full Course


Course Aims

To provide Health Safety Representatives (HSRs), Committees and deputy HSRs, elected under the new Work Health Safety (WHS) Legislation with the information to familiarise participants with the knowledge and skills to apply the principles of workplace WHS consultation as an integral part of effective WHS management system.

The course should also assist in the development of appropriate attitudes to enable HSRs to effectively carry out their functions under WHS Legislation. Persons attending this WHS Consultation course must request this training from their Person Conducting a Business or Undertaking (PCBU) This is a 5 day course: -

Day One.

Introduction and the NSW Legislation, WHS framework and new terminology, Duty holders and their duties, Role and function of WorkCover; and Penalties under the WHS Act.

Day Two.

Consultation requirements under WHS legislation, Workgroups, Election procedures, HSR Roles and responsibilities and Roles and Responsibilities of Health Safety Committees

Day Three.

Effective Consultation, Communication skills, Record Keeping, Investigating skills, Issue resolution, Negotiation and conflict resolution skills, Risk Management Techniques

Day Four.

Workplace Inspections, Report writing skills, Notifiable incidents and investigate incidents.

Day Five.

Issuing of PIN notices, Order to cessation of unsafe work.

The course is face to face using PowerPoint presentation complete with all WHS Consultation course material required to complete this course that include course notes, copies of relevant legislation, case studies and assessment tools.

This WHS Consultation course is an WorkCover NSW course and must meet the requirements of WorkCover NSW training package. Participants will need to complete all Topics as set out in the course guide provided by WorkCover NSW. On completion of this WHS Consultation course, participants will receive a certificate approved by Work Cover NSW

Group bookings for this course are welcome

We practice Equal Opportunity Training - Learning environment, which is free of any racial discrimination or harassment. Encouraging learning from any ethnic or religious background respect for social and cultural backgrounds, treating all students with respect and dignity.

  • Course No: HSR (5 Days) Full Course
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This course was added to our catalog on Wednesday 27 June, 2012.