Hsr Initial Occupational Health And Safety Training Course

Course Code
Professional, Creative & Environment
Study Area(s)
Occupational Health and Safety

Course overview

To exercise powers and rights as an HSR effectively, it is essential that HSRs (and Deputy HSRs) receive training. This WorkSafe approved training course aims to provide HSRs with the skills, knowledge and confidence to represent their designated work group and to help make their workplace safer.

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SessionStart DateStart DayEnd DateTimesFeesStatus
BEN2709/11/2020Monday13/11/20209.00am-5.00pm$920Enrol now!

Learning outcomes

The Learning Outcomes of the course are:
* Interpreting the occupational health and safety legislation framework and its relationship to the HSR
* Identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties
* Establishing representation in the workplace
* Participating in consultation and issue resolution
* Represent designated work group members in any OHS risk management process undertaken by the appropriate duty holder/s
* Issuing a Provisional Improvement Notice (PIN) and directing the cessation of work

Additional information

Under the OHS Act 2004 (section 67) all elected HSRs and deputy HSRs are entitled to undertake WorkSafe Victoria approved OHS training for HSRs and choose their training course in consultation with their employer. Kangan Institute is approved to deliver the HSR Initial OHS Training Course.
This course is designed for new Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) and their deputies.

What you receive at the completion of the course?

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance upon completion of all five days.

Pre-requisite & eligibility requirements


Participant requirements

Participants must attend all 5 days of training in order to receive a Certificate of Attendance.