H&S REPS - STAGE 1 - ONE DAY TRAINING - NZQA Unit Standard 29315
This is a new and exciting offering for the chamber. We see raising awareness and providing Health and Safety compliance opportunities for local businesses as an important role for the chamber.
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.
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
Fulfill the functions of health and safety representatives
Employ effective risk and hazard management
Promote workplace health and safety culture
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
Cost: Chamber Members: $450 + GST Non-Members: $550 + GST
NZTE Capability Development Voucher Scheme, this course is approved under the scheme, eligible businesses may receive a voucher for up to 50% of course cost.
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.
Contact: Hans Neilson, Partnership Development & Events Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org