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HSR Initial OHS Training

HSR Initial 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 OHS Training Course, either in one full block of 5 days or sometimes splitting the 5 days into two multi-day sessions.

This WorkSafe approved training course provides new or returning HSRs with an understanding of the objectives of the OHS Act 2004 and their role under the Act, including:

  • Interpreting the OHS legislation framework and its relationship to HSRs.
  • Identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties.
  • Establishing representation in the workplace.
  • Participating in consultation and issue resolution.
  • Representing DWG members in any OHS risk management process undertaken by the appropriate duty holder/s.
  • Issuing a PIN and directing the cessation of work.

Details:

Course hours: 9am - 5pm
Course length: All HSR Initial OHS Training Courses are 5 days.
Course fee: $870.00 incl. GST Regional: $895.00 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 2022:

Dates 2022 Location Availability
16 - 20 May  Geelong Available
16 - 20 May  (Education Sector) AEU - Abbotsford FULL
23 - 27 May Bendigo Available
15, 16, 17 June & 29, 30 June  Online FULL
11 - 15 July Carlton Available
18 - 22 July Narre Warren Available
26, 27, 28 July & 10, 11 August Carlton Available
8 - 12 August (Education Sector) AEU - Abbotsford Available
15, 16, 17 August & 22, 23 August Carlton Available
5, 6, 7 September & 19, 20 September Carlton Available
26 - 30 September  Ringwood Available
10 - 14 October Carlton Available
17 - 21 October Narre Warren Available
24 - 28 October (Education Sector) AEU - Abbotsford Available
7, 8, 9 November & 14, 15 November Carlton Available
21 - 25 November Geelong Available
5, 6, 7 December & 12, 13 December Carlton Available
5 - 9 December  Bendigo Available


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]