Duration: 8 hours
Aim: This WorkSafe approved HSR Refresher course is an opportunity for HSRs to revisit aspects of the HSR Initial OHS Training Course and refresh their knowledge on the following topics;
o Plant, including mobile plant
o Working at height
o Manual handling
o Hazardous substances and dangerous goods
o Psychosocial hazards (stress, bullying, fatigue)
o UV Radiation
Target Audience: Anyone who has completed the WorkSafe Victoria Approved Health & Safety Representative Initial OHS Training Course.
Under Section 67 of the OHS Act 2004 all HSR's are entitled to attend a 'Health & Safety Representative Initial OHS Training Course' after being elected. HSR's are also entitled to attend an annual 'Health & Safety Representative Refresher OHS Training Course'. The employer is obligated to allow the HSR time off work with pay to attend these courses and must pay the costs associated with the HSR's 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 Refresher OHS Training Course|
|Times: 8:30am - 4:30pm.|
|Cost: $320 per person (Including GST, comprehensive course notes & catering).|
|Thursday 23rd August||Trafalgar||CLOSED|
|Thursday 13th September||Werribee||CLOSED|
|Monday 17th September||Trafalgar||Book|
|Wednesday 10th October||Notting Hill||Book|
|Thursday 18th October||Trafalgar||Book|
|Monday 12th November||Trafalgar||Book|
|Tuesday 27th November||Notting Hill||Book|
This course can also be run just for you at your workplace.
Course titles have changed due to WorkSafe's revision of current learning outcomes, however the content of all the HSR training courses still 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 PINS/Direction to cease work. If you have any questions regarding these changes please call us on 1800 429 266.
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