ESSENTIAL TRAINING FOR HEALTH & SAFETY REPS - STAGE 1- JUL

This two-day course provides health and safety representatives with necessary knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, the supporting Health and Safety Regulations and the duties of the representative.


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
  • 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

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

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


NZQA Unit Standards (optional)

29315, Level 3, Credits 2. Describe the roles and functions of the Health & Safety Representative in a New Zealand Workplace.

Learners can expect to do an additional 5 hours of self-directed learning to complete this unit standard.

NZQA Unit Standard : Member Price $60 + GST  |  Non-Member Price $120 + GST

PRICING:

Member: $600 + GST
Non-Member $700 + GST

Are you eligible for Funding?

Businesses may also be eligible for NZTE Capability Development vouchers that can cover up to 50% of training courses costs. The criteria for this funding is listed under The RBP Network Can Connect You listing in the NZTE Regional Business Partner programme. To find out more, please contact Shirley can Waveren at The Chamber - Email: ShirleyVW@cecc.org.nz or Freephone: 0800 50 50 96.


PRESENTER:

Helen Mason, The Chamber - Health & Safety Consultant

Helen Mason has extensive health and safety experience, including over 15 years as a health and safety consultant, as well as significant in-house experience within both the public and private sector. Helen is skilled at being able to provide support to organisations at any stage of their health and safety journey – from systems audits, legislation updates and documentation right through to customised in-house training, staff inductions and on-call support. With a focus on long-term partnerships, Helen regularly works with a wide range of clients from across a variety of sectors throughout New Zealand, including SMEs, large multinational corporates and not-for-profits, to help organisations more effectively manage health and safety in the workplace.

COMMENTS FROM PREVIOUS ATTENDEES:

"Very Thorough, covered a lot more than I was expecting"
"Motivating & focused, managed to get me excited about H&S - I will increase team awareness"
'Informative and easy to listen to, helpful, interesting and humorous."
"Helen is an excellent presenter, clear, concise with very relevant content"
"Engaging presenter with good outline of legal requirements"
"Fantastic presenter, great knowledge and very engaging, good overview of all aspects"
"It was probably the best training that I have ever attended"

 

When
14/07/2020 9:00 AM - 15/07/2020 3:30 PM
Where
57 Kilmore Street CHRISTCHURCH NEW ZEALAND
 

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