Workplace Health and Safety

Key Information

Duration: Half day (4 Hours)

Maximum Attendees: 12

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

Price (excl GST)

$1620 Company Booking

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Prepare yourself with a comprehensive understanding of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and the skills needed to apply these principles in the workplace

This course will guide you through your health and safety responsibilities, including an overview on what equates to taking all practicable steps to ensure the safety of workers, providing the correct personal protective clothing and equipment and managing risks, as well as providing supervision and appropriate health and safety training.

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the principal systems including, but not limited to, emergency procedures, worker participation and engagement and hazard reporting.

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

    Unit

    Level

    Credit

    Description

    497

     

    1

    3

    Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements

     

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Identify and describe legislative rights and responsibilities for workplace health and safety
  2. Describe the systems approach to workplace health and safety
  3. Explain how risks and hazards are defined in the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015
  4. Identify the principles of workplace safety in a given workplace

Entry Criteria:

  1. All students are required to have a level of written and oral English equivalent to NCEA level 1 (year 11) or IELTS 5.5 or higher, to be eligible to attend our courses. The person responsible for making bookings or authorising attendance on the course must agree to these Terms and Conditions prior to acceptance of their student(s) onto the course. Where a student does not meet our English language requirement a reader/writer must be supplied by the student or the person responsible for authorising the student’s attendance. The reader/writer cannot be another student attending the same course.