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Health & Safety full courses

stage 1

Health & safety representatives

Stage 1 provides elected or appointed Health and  Safety Representatives with the foundation knowledge and skills to enable them to exercise their duties and responsibilities as workplace Health and Safety Representatives.

  • The Health & Safety at Work Act 2015
  • Duties of PCBUs, Officers and Workers
  • Role of WorkSafe NZ and their Inspectors
  • Roles and functions of Health and Safety Representatives
  • Health and Safety Committees
  • Risk management process
  • Provisional improvement notices
  • Ceasing unsafe work
  • Emergency procedures
  • Worker participation tools
  • The future in Health & Safety

Duration: One Day (7 – 8 hours)
Cost: Public Course: $495 +GST per person
In-House: P.O.A. (Up to 10 people)
Registration of Credits: $25.00 + GST per person
NZQA Unit Standard 29315 Level 3 = 2 Credits

stage 2

Health & safety Incident Investigation

Stage 2 is for Health and Safety representatives, Team Leaders, Supervisors and first line Managers. The course enhances the knowledge and skills gained during Stage 1, and develop the personal and written skills required to conduct a formal incident/accident Investigation.

  • The Health & Safety at Work Act 2015
  • Accident and incident reporting best practice
  • Root cause analysis
  • The right questions to ask
  • Case studies, reviewing the investigations of others and making recommendations
  • Duty holders’ review process
  • Two way communication basics
  • Notifiable events
  • Emergency procedures

Duration: One Day (7 – 8 hours)
Cost: Public Course: $495 +GST per person
In-House: P.O.A. (Up to 12 people)

stage 3

Health & Safety for managers

Stage 3 for Managers gives a comprehensive overview of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015. It provides Directors and Managers with a detailed understanding of the Health & Safety Representatives roles and responsibilities and provides the key knowledge required to manage a Health & Safety system.

  • The Health & Safety at Work Act 2015
  • Duties of PCBUs, Officers and Workers
  • Due diligence obligations
  • Governance vs Management
  • Overlapping duties
  • Roles of HSR’s and Committees
  • H&S Audits
  • Contractor management
  • Risk vs hazards
  • Incidents vs accidents
  • Worker participation and engagement
  • Health and other unforeseen hazards
  • Health & Safety KPIs, SOPs and their purposes

Duration: One Day (7 – 8 hours)
Cost: Public Course: $495 +GST per person
In-House: P.O.A. (Up to 12 people)

Health & Safety short courses

Here at Work Safe Advisory Services we offer a range of short courses to lift the skill and knowledge of your workers so they can work effectively for your business. Short courses formalise existing knowledge or help plug knowledge gaps.
Speak to us to find out which course is best for your team.

Health & safety overview

Outline:
An overview of the Health & Safety at Work Act 2015, understanding PCBU’s and Worker’s Health and Safety responsibilities and the importance of compliance and hazard identification; the role of the Health & Safety Committees and Health & Safety Representatives in the workplace.

Duration: 3 hours
Material: Health & Safety Handout
Cost: P.O.A. 

HAZARD & RISK MANAGEMENT

Outline:
Suitable for H&S Representatives, H&S Driver, Supervisors. Understanding of the concepts, processes and procedures required identifying, controlling and monitor risks in the workplace. Gain the knowledge and skills required to effectively assess the level of risk associated with workplace hazards.

Duration: 3 hours
Material: Hazard & Risk Management trainee booklet & Certificate (optional)
Cost: P.O.A.

mANUAL hANDLING

Outline: 
Identification and understanding of contributors to manual handling injury, understanding the physical make-up of the spine and spinal injuries, practical lifting and moving skills.

Duration: 3 hours
Material: Manual Handling Booklet & Certificate (optional)
Cost: P.O.A. 

FIRE WARDEN

Outline:
The role and duties of fire wardens, preventing fires, the triangle of fire, how fire extinguishers work, and emergency drills.

Duration: 3 hours
Material: Fire Warden trainee booklet & Certificate (optional)
Cost: P.O.A. 

Health & safety FOR DRIVERS

Outline: 
Understanding the factors that contributor to driver fatigue and how to manage them. Learn about the importance of vehicle checks etc. Develop a Driver Personal Improvement Plan.

Duration: 3 hours
Material: H&S for Drivers booklet & Certificate
Cost: P.O.A. 

Health & safety FOR THE SHIFT WORKER

Outline: 
Identification and understanding of contributors to fatigue for Shift Workers, managing the Lone Worker and other critical risks for shift workers.

Duration: 3 hours
Material: H&S for the Shift Worker booklet & Certificate (optional) 
Cost: P.O.A. 

MANAGING YOUR Health & safety COMMITTEE

Outline: 
Effective for Chairperson, H&S Driver and H&S Representatives. Provides an overview of the best practice approach to effective H&S Committee management and gaining worker engagement. 

Duration: 3 hours
Material: Managing your H&S Committee trainee booklet & Certificate (optional)
Cost: P.O.A. 

CONTRACTOR MANAGeMENT

Outline:
Understand the Contractor Management process from beginning to end, including issuing of permits, risk assessments and JSAs.

Duration: 7-8 hours
Material: Contractor Management trainee booklet & Certificate (optional)
Cost: P.O.A.

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