Hazard and Risk Management, Permit to Work Refresher and Safe Work System Transition Training

Key Information

Duration: 1 Day (8 Hours)

Maximum Attendees: 15

Training available nationwide at one of our centres, or your own workplace

Price (excl GST)

$280 Per Person

Price (excl GST)

$2520 Company Booking

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Refresh your ability to manage risks and identify hazards in the workplace and make the transition to Fonterra’s Safe Work System (SWS).

This refresher and transition training course will allow you to review, reinforce and enhance your existing knowledge and skills, whilst learning about new developments relating to your role within Fonterra’s Safe Work System. The course has been specifically designed for those people who have previously completed an NZQA accredited Fonterra Permit to Work course, as either a Permit Issuer or Permit Receiver.

Please note that a Go Safe Card will be issued recognising your transitioned knowledge and competency in the new Fonterra Safe Work System following successful completion of this course.

Refresher Information:
To remain compliant with Health and Safety legislation and industry 'good practice' guidelines, students are generally required to refresh their training every two years. When booking a refresher course, Safety ’n Action will require evidence of the student's NZQA record of achievement displaying the relevant unit standard/s to the course they are attending.On successful completion of the course the students Go Safe card will be updated and reissued with a new refresher date. (Please note no unit standards will be uploaded to NZQA).
If students are unable to provide us with this information, they will need to attend a full course to gain the unit standard/s. Alternatively, if the student has completed prior training and does not hold the applicable NZQA unit standard/s, on request we can provide the student with an attendance certificate only.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the changes and understanding of Fonterra’s Safe Work System
  2. Ability to complete the new JSAA form, and the new Permit Form
  3. Understand how to use the risk matrix and its application within the JSAA
  4. Successful completion allows you to continue as an Issuer or Receiver on Fonterra sites
  5. Describe hazards that may harm workers, the work environment, and organisations
  6. Explain health and safety requirements for hazard control
  7. Describe hazard control methods and identify hazards and apply risk assessment procedures
  8. Explain the types of work permits, the roles of those involved in the work permit system, and the requirements for receiving or issuing a work permit
  9. Explain the preparatory requirements when applying for a work permit
  10. Accept a work permit and undertake work under the permit and describe and carry out the controls and actions to be taken at the end of a work period or upon the completion of work
  11. Understand what to monitor, close or audit work permits


  1. If you did not complete your original training with Safety ‘n Action then we may require evidence of competency