1800 429 266

HSR Refresher OHS Training Course 

Duration: 1 Day

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;

  • Elements of the OHS legislative framework;
  • Designated Work Groups;
  • The value of being an HSR;
  • HSR powers;
  • Experiences as an HSR;
  • Explaining the term 'reasonably practicable';
  • Issue resolution;
  • Risk management overview;
  • Types of hazards including mechanical, chemical/ biological, energy, body stressing or impact hazards, gravity and psychosocial hazards;
  • Determining risk levels and controls;
  • Employer/employee duty of care;
  • Preventing and responding to work related violence;
  • The importance of consultation and reporting;
  • Incident management and investigation;
  • Latest developments and initiatives in OHS; and
  • WorkSafe guidance material and website.

Target Audience: Anyone who has completed the WorkSafe Victoria Approved Health & Safety Representative Initial OHS Training Course.

HEALTH & SAFETY REPRESENTATIVES
PLEASE NOTE:

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).
Dates Location Book
Thursday 8th October Notting Hill Closed
Tuesday 13th October Trafalgar Book
Monday 9th November Trafalgar Book
Tuesday 24th November 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

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.

Latest
News

The Victorian Trades Hall Council (VTHC) Health and Safety Representatives (HSR) Conference 2020

Posted by Richard Forster on 18 September 2020
The VTHC conference is scheduled to run on Tuesday 27th October 2020 from 0900 - 1445 and is being delivered via an online format this year. It i...
Posted in: Richard Forster  

National Safe Work Month 2020

Posted by Richard Forster on 8 September 2020

Each October, Safe Work Australia invites workplaces to take part and focus on health and safety at work during National Safe Work Month.
Not ...
Posted in: Richard Forster  
< Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | Next >

Safety Chat Newsletter

Training & Services Brochure

BookmarkTell a friendPrint