1800 429 266

Health and Safety Representative Initial WHS Training Course (WHSQ Approved)

HAZCON is a WorkCover Queensland approved provider of this course, which is compliant under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011.

Duration: 5 days (face to face)

Aim: This course is intended to provide Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) with the knowledge and skills necessary to apply the principles of workplace consultation on work health and safety matters as required under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (WHS Act 2011).

Learning Objectives:

  • Interpreting the WHS 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 work group members in relation to WHS matters;
  • Assist appropriate duty holder(s) with the risk management process; and
  • Issuing Provisional Improvement Notice (PIN) and directing cessation of work.

Target Audience:
HSRs in Queensland are entitled to attend an initial course of training of 5 days as per section 72(1) of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011.
Note: Some HSR powers are limited, if they have not completed the approved initial 5-day HSR training course.


  • There is no formal assessment as part of this course.
  • Upon successful completion, participants will be issued with a Certificate of Attendance.
HSR Initial WHS Training Course
Times: 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Cost: $980.00 per person (Including GST, comprehensive course notes & catering).

Dates Location  Book
Full week Monday  30th   November - Friday 4th  December Loganholme Book
Full week Monday 15th  - Friday 19th February Loganholme Book
Full week Monday 1st March - Friday 5th March Toowoomba Book
Tuesdays 25th May, 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd June Loganholme Book
Full week Monday 14th - Friday 18th June Gympie Book
Wednesdays 30th June, 14th, 21st, 28th July and 4th August Loganholme Book
Full week 16th - 20th August Dalby Book
Tuesdays 31st August, 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th September Loganholme Book
Wednesdays 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th October and 3rd November Loganholme Book
Full week Monday 29th November -Friday 3rd December Loganholme 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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