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Education Sector Specific OHS Training

Education Sector Specific OHS Training

Section 67 of the OH&S Act 2004 entitles all elected Health & Safety Reps and Deputy Health & Safety Reps to complete a 5 Day Initial Training Course, either in one full block of 5 days or sometimes splitting the 5 days into two multi-day sessions OR a 1 Day Refresher Training Course.

We offer WorkSafe approved tailored courses for workers in the education sector, from early childhood education through to tertiary. HSRs working in early childhood education, primary, secondary, TAFE and universities are also eligible to take a general OHS course.

Details:

Course hours: 9am - 5pm
Course length: Initial Training - 5 days | Refresher Training - 1 day
Course fee: Initial Training - $870 incl. GST | Refresher Training - $330 incl. GST

PLEASE NOTE:  Commencing 1 July 2022, courses will require a minimum of 12 participants to proceed. 

Course participants enrolled in courses will be notified of cancellation if necessary and will be contacted to re-schedule.

Upcoming course dates:

Date Location  
5 Day Initial OHS Training    
16 - 20 May  AEU - Abbotsford FULL
8 - 12 August  AEU - Abbotsford Available
24 - 28 October AEU - Abbotsford Available
HSR Refresher    
26 May  AEU - Abbotsford FULL
24 August AEU - Abbotsford Available
11 November AEU - Abbotsford Available

HSR Refresher - Work-Related Gendered Violence

   
3 August AEU - Abbotsford Available


Please note: It is possible that more education specific courses will be scheduled as demand increases. Any future courses will be displayed on this page.

NB: if a course is marked as 'Full', it will not appear on the enrolment page.
To be put on a waiting list, email: [email protected]