Health and Safety Representative Training will give HSRs and deputy HSRs an understanding of WHS legislation and how it applies to their role. Participants will gain the skills and knowledge required under the new Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act 2011, and become familiar with requirements for consultation, enforcement measures available for breaches of legislation, and duties of various stakeholders that can influence WHS.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND HEALTH AND SAFETY REPRESENTATIVE TRAINING?
The SafeWork NSW Health and Safety Representative course is for HSRs who have requested approved training for their Health and Safety Representative role.
This course will also benefit other participants to understand legislation relating to consultation and the role of HSRs in the workplace. This training will assist:
- Health and safety committee members
- Deputy HSRs
- Line managers