Health and Safety Representative Initial

Key Information

Duration: 2 Days (16 Hours)

Maximum Attendees: 12

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

Price (excl GST)

$550 Per Person

Price (excl GST)

$4950 Company Booking

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Empower your Health & Safety Representatives (HSRs) with effective training and support to fulfil their responsibilities and duties.

This course will provide your Health & Safety Representatives (HSR’s) with the knowledge and skills to address issues raised by workers and manage them to the satisfaction of stakeholders. HSR’s will be updated on their responsibilities, powers and obligations according to the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and its
regulations.

  • Unit Standards - HSRI (Click to see more detail)

    Unit

    Level

    Credit

    Description

     

    29315
    3

    2

    Describe the role and functions of the health and safety representative in a New Zealand workplace 

     

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Explain and demonstrate the overall role and functions of a Health and Safety Representative in a New Zealand workplace
  2. Explain the role and functions of the Health and Safety Representative under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and its Regulations
  3. Explain the role of a Health and Safety Representative as an advocate for workers
  4. Identify the obligations of a PCBU and WorkSafe New Zealand towards the Health and Safety Representative
  5. Describe the risk management process and the importance of communicating with workers and management
  6. Describe and demonstrate the powers and obligations that a health and safety representative has in terms of issuing a provisional improvement notice (PIN) and how and when to direct a worker to cease unsafe work

Prerequisites:

  1. Hazard and Risk Management is recommended

"Awesome instructor. Learnt a lot in this course especially with legislation and regulation. This will help me a lot in my role. Cheers"

Student Feedback 6th April 2018

"It was a very enjoyable two days and the trainer was great, as he had good experience to fall back on with examples."

Student Feedback March 2018