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On-line Workplace Health and Safety Training

Course Aim
At the successful completion of this course a trainee will be able to identify and describe legislative rights and responsibilities for workplace health and safety, and identify the principles of workplace safety. They will also be able to demonstrate safe work practices and describe hazards that may harm fellow workers, the work environment, and organisations. They can then apply risk assessment procedures and implement hazard control measures to deal with the hazard.

Improve knowledge of workplace health and safety - covered in 6 modules.


Content covered

Introduction to workplace health and safety

  • Overview of the course
  • The importance of health and safety in the workplace – safety culture not just compliance

Workplace health and safety requirements

  • What the law says about workplace health and safety
  • Identifying safety practices that must be followed in your workplace
  • How the Health and Safety in Employment (HSE) Act 1992 defines hazards
  • Systems used to manage workplace health and safety hazards

Principles of workplace safety

  • Identifying safe work practices
  • Use of PPE
  • Systems used to identify hazards
  • Using communication to keep safe

Demonstrating safe work practices

  • Prepares learners for the practical demonstration of safe work practices.

Identifying hazards and their effects

  • What a hazard is
  • What the law says about workplace hazards
  • Sources of harm and possible effects on people, the environment and organisations

Controlling hazards

  • How to identify hazards in your workplace
  • Assessing the risk that a hazard presents
  • Documentation to support hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Methods used to control hazards
  • Monitoring the effectiveness of hazard control

Non unit standards based training - everyone who completes the training and passes the online assessment will be issues the Safety.Certainty Certified - Health and Safety Competency Card. 

Approx 60 - 90 min depending on experience.

Entry Criteria

$120.00 +GST per perso

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