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
2020    
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 Closed
Thursdays 22nd, 29th October & 5th, 12th, 19th November Notting Hill Closed
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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