1800 429 266

Work Health Safety Officer (WHSO) Training Course 

HAZCON is an approved provider of the  Workplace Health & Safety Queensland (WHSQ)  the reintroduced WHSO training course, which is compliant under the Work Health and Safety Act.

Duration: Up to 8 days of face to face training. 5 days core and 1 - 3 days depending on electives chosen.

Aim: The core WHSO course will provide you and/or safety officers with sufficient information and knowledge to manage WHS in the workplace.

  • WHSQ legislative requirements including expectations of PCBU's and Safety Officers;
  • Brief overview of Due Diligence for Officers of the PCBU;
  • Risk Management approach with providing realistic and practicable solutions to Senior Manager;
  • Assisting Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs);
  • Incident reporting obligations in accordance with the QWHS legislation.

Core Learning Objectives:

Participants will gain additional knowledge and skills to describe and be able to participate in:

  • The WHS legislative framework and its relationship to Safety Officers role;
  •  Identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties;
  • Consultation, Representation and Participation in the workplace;
  • Understanding of the Safety Officers role when supporting HSR's, workgroup members, through issue resolution processes;
  • Representing the organisation and workgroup members in the WHS risk management principles; and
  • Revisiting issuing a provisional improvement notice and directing unsafe work to cease, if these directions are given by a PCBU or HSR

Duration: 

  • Construction Elective 3 days
  • Industrial Elective 2 days
  • Services 1 day

Aim: The elective WHSO course will provide workers and/or safety officers with information and knowledge to manage WHS in the workplace. The learning outcomes are specifically aimed at the above electives and include, but not limited to:

  • WHSQ legislative requirements including expectations of Persons' Conducting a Business or Undertaking (PCBU) and Officers;
  • Brief overview of Due Diligence for Officers of the PCBU;
  • Risk Management approach with providing realistic and practicable solutions to persons with management and control;
  • Assist Officers with meeting their obligations with providing an assessment report to the PCBU on an annual basis;
  • Assisting Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs);
  • Incident reporting obligations in accordance with the WHSQ legislation.

Elective Learning Objectives:

  • Depending on the elective/s chosen the student will gain additional knowledge and skills to describe:
  • The WHS legislative framework and its relationship to Safety Officers role;
  • Identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties;
  • Identified particular hazards within the chosen industry and manage these risks to demonstrate continuous improvement measures;
  • Effectively consult with HSR's when challenges are identified; and
  • Understand the benefits of reporting.

Certificate:

Upon successful completion, participants will be issued with a Certificate of Attendance.

 
WHSO Core Training Course
 
Times: 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Cost: $980 per person (Including GST, comprehensive course notes & catering).

Core Dates Location  Book
2019    
Full week Monday 2nd  - 6th December Loganholme Book
2020    
Full week Monday 3rd - Friday 7th February Loganholme Book
Full week Monday 6th - Friday 10th July Loganholme Book
 
WHSO Electives Training Course
 
Times: 8:30am - 4:30pm.
Cost:
Services 1 day: $
Construction Elective 3 days: $
Industrial Elective 2 days: $
 
Electives Name Dates Location  Book
Construction Monday 27th, Tuesday 28th & Wednesday 29th April Loganholme Book
Industrial Thursday 30th April & Friday 1st May Loganholme Book
Services Monday 4th May Loganholme Book
Construction Monday 7th, Tuesday 8th  & Wednesday 9th  September Loganholme Book
Industrial Thursday 10th  & Friday 11th September Loganholme Book
Services Monday 14th September 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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