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Workplace health and safety

COURSE DETAILS
Course Type:
Short Course
Duration:
1 day
CPD Hours:
7 hours
States:
VIC; NSW; QLD; SA; WA; ACT
AHRI Members:
$495.00
Non-member:
$595.00
Course contact:
education@ahri.com.au






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COURSE OVERVIEW

This course describes workplace health and safety (WHS) also known as occupational health and safety (OHS) in the context of the workplace. Under current legislation both employers and employees have duties and responsibilities to ensure a safe and healthy work environment. It is the social, ethical and legal responsibility of every person in the organisation to provide a safe and healthy work environment.

This course explains the duties and responsibilities of employers and employees in ensuring a safe work environment and the importance of managing risk, records and activities associated with WHS.

PARTICIPANTS

The course is aimed at HR professionals with between 1-3 years’ experience or managers who would like an introductory course on WHS.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Highlight the importance of a safe and healthy workplace
  • Explain the intent and application of Australian WHS legislation
  • Describe the accountabilities, responsibilities and liabilities of management with respect to ensuring safe and healthy work environment
  • Identify the different types of WHS issues in the workplace
  • Understand how to identify existing and potential risks
  • Describe importance of managing records in an online environment

COURSE FORMAT

Course format inclusive of practical exercises, practical tools and templates, case studies and actionable ideas.

Duration: 1 day

Note: This course is part of the BSB41015 Certificate IV in Human Resources, which consists of six one-day workshops. You do not have to enrol into the BSB41015 Certificate IV in Human Resources to attend this course.

CORPORATE IN-HOUSE TRAINING

Do you want to deliver training in-house?

This course can be delivered in-house for up to 20 people, for a more relevant and cost-effective training program. For more information contact our corporate training consultants:

Email: customlearning@ahri.com.au

Phone: 1300 239 978

FURTHER INFORMATION

Contact the AHRI education team:

Email: education@ahri.com.au

Phone: 1300 811 880

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