Health & Safety REPS - STAGE 1

Update your business on H&S compliance

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • Recently elected or appointed health and safety representatives

  • Health and safety committee members

  • Others with and interest in, or responsibility for, workplace health and safety.

OVERVIEW

This one-day course is an introduction to the role of a Health and Safety Representative under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and its regulations. Stage 1 provides Representatives with the foundation knowledge to enable them to exercise their duties and responsibilities as workplace Health and Safety Representatives.

YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT:

  • How to effectively perform the responsibilities of a workplace health and safety representative

  • Understand health and safety legal requirements

  • Promote the successful management of health and safety issues in good faith

  • Representatives' wider roles: network and resources

  • The formation and importance of Health and Safety Committees

  • The ability to administer a Provisional Improvement Notice or direct unsafe work to cease

SO YOU CAN:

  • Gain an introduction to workplace health and safety

  • Understand worker engagement and participation

  • Use good faith practices

  • Fulfil the functions of health and safety representatives

  • Employ effective risk and hazard management

  • Promote workplace health and safety culture

TO ACHIEVE:

  • The ability to act as an effective health and safety representative

  • Greater worker engagement and participation

  • A more robust health and safety culture within your organisation

NZQA Unit Standard 29315

Participants can undertake unit standard assessment for the additional cost $120 + GST
Note: This is an option and not a condition of attendance.

Presenter Bio - Alan Boswell - Occupational Safety and Health Consultant


Alan has joined the team at the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce having spent almost 30 years in the aviation industry as a propulsion engineer and technical trainer. He left aviation in 2012 to broaden his experience in industry Health and Safety. He has a keen interest in the legislation surrounding Health and Safety, and having spent most of his career around petrochemicals is experienced in chemical handling, storage and spill management.

SPACES ARE LIMITED SO BOOK YOUR SPOT TODAY! 

Date:
Wednesday, 25th September, 2019
Time:
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:
Crombie Lockwood, Level 2, Rangitane House, 2 Main Street, Blenheim
Single Ticket (Member) incl GST:
$575.00
Single Ticket (Non-Member) incl GST:
$632.50

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