1800 429 266

HSR Initial OHS Training Course 

Duration: 5 days

Aim: The latest version of the course aims to provide HSRs and Deputy HSRs with the information and skills required to successfully exercise their powers under OHS legislation. The course also informs managers, supervisors, Health and Safety Committee members and other employees interested in OHS.

Learning Objectives:

  • Interpreting the OHS legislative 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;
  • Representing designated work group members in any OHS risk management process undertaken by the appropriate duty holder(s); and
  • Issuing Provisional Improvement Notice (PIN) and directing cessation of work.

All HSR training courses reference the OHS Act 2004 and cover the obligations of key duty holders, HSR powers and entitlements, hazard identification and controls, consultation, issue resolution and Provisional Improvement Notices (PINS)/Direction to cease work. If you have any questions please call us on 1800 429 266.

The  course is interactive, activity based and uses video clips from WorkSafe Victoria.

The vision at WorkSafe Victoria is to see Victorian workers returning home safe every day. WorkSafe regard Health and Safety Representative's (HSR's), together with employers, managers, supervisors and employees as making a vital contribution to making this happen.

Please note:

Under Section 67 of the OHS Act 2004 all HSRs and Deputy HSRs are entitled to attend a 'WorkSafe Victoria Approved Initial OHS Training Course' after being elected. The employer is obliged to allow the HSR time off work with pay to attend this course and must pay the costs associated with the HSR attendance. Section 67 also allows HSRs to choose the approved training course they attend in consultation with their employer.

This course is one of our publicly run courses. Please refer to our  Public training dates for this course below:

HSR Initial OHS Training Course

Cost:      $960.00 per person (Including GST, comprehensive course notes & catering) excluding training delivered in Sale, Bendigo and Traralgon. 

Cost for Sale, Bendigo and Traralgon is $990.00 per person (Including GST, comprehensive course notes & catering)

Dates Location  Book
Thursdays 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th March & 2nd April Notting Hill Book
Full Week Monday 16th - Friday 20th March Sale Book
Tuesdays 31st March & 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th April Werribee Book
Wednesdays 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th April & 6th May Notting Hill Book
Mondays 20th, 27th  April & 4th, 11th, 18th May Trafalgar Book
Thursdays 30th April, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May Bendigo Book
Fridays 1st, 8th, 5th, 22nd, 29th May Traralgon Book
Full Week Monday 11th - Friday 15th May Notting Hill Book
Tuesdays 19th, 26th May & 2nd, 9th, 16th June Notting Hill Book
Tuesdays 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th June & 7th July Trafalgar Book
Full Week Monday 20th - Friday 24th July Notting Hill Book
Full Week Monday 27th - Friday 31st July Bendigo Book
Full Week  Monday 17th - Friday 21st August Sale Book
Fridays 17th, 24th, 31st July & 7th, 14th August Trafalgar Book
Mondays 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st August & 7th  September Trafalgar Book
Tuesdays 18th, 25th August & 1st, 8th, 15th September Notting Hill Book
Thursdays 20th, 27th August & 3rd, 10th, 17th September Traralgon Book
Thursdays 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October and 5th November Trafalgar Book
Full Week Monday 12th - Friday 16th October Notting Hill Book
Thursdays 22nd, 29th October & 5th, 12th, 19th November Notting Hill Book
Wednesdays 28th October & 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th November Werribee Book
Mondays 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th November Sale Book
Full Week 7th Monday11th - Friday December Notting Hill Book


This course can also be run just for you at your workplace.

If you are interested you can contact us  on 1800 429 266 or via email: training@hazcon.com.au





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