This WorkSafe-approved course is designed for potential and elected HSRs. All HSRs are entitled to an initial course of training in occupational health and safety under the OH&S Act 2004, at a provider of their choice in consultation with their employer. This course covers a range of areas including:
• the legal framework;
• the role, powers and entitlements of the HSR and other key workplace personnel;
• the role of HSR in risk management;
• the identification and control of hazards;
• consultation and negotiation.