1. Stage 1 Health and Safety Representatives

Relevant to: Course length: NZQA Unit Standard: Eligible for assistance?
Workers
H&S Committee members
People wanting to be
H&S representatives
Team leaders
Supervisors 
2 day               29315NZTE Capability
Development voucher may apply

Everyone who wants to be officially recognised as a H&S representative in their workplace needs to complete this course. NZ Health and Safety law requires training and recognises the role, the duties and responsibilities of workplace health and safety representatives. This course introduces you to the key elements of effective worker participation and engagement. Learn the key strategies and tools you will need to be an effective representative in your workplace.

Session Topics

  • How improvements in health and safety link to productivity
  • Interpreting injury claims information
  • Measuring what matters
  • Calculating the costs of workplace injury
  • Sources of injury information in the workplace
  • The role of the health and safety representative in promoting improvements in health and safety
  • The role of the health and safety representative in supporting an injured worker or manager and return to work plans

Your Learning Outcomes

  • Develop effective, practical systems to measure health and safety processes
  • Identify and report on links to productivity due to improved health and safety practices
  • Collate and report on various sources of injury information within the workplace
  • Determine injury causal factors from incident reports and notifiable events and provide detailed feedback to Health and Safety Committee meetings for further action
  • Promote improvements within your workplace to reduce injury cost and occurrence
  • Improve worker buy-in to the business’ health and safety systems

Duration

Two day course, 9am – 4pm

Includes workbook, arrival tea or coffee, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Course Details

Date Time City Venue
10-11 Nov 2021 9am – 4pm Wellington Business Central
16-17 Nov 2021 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House
30-1 Dec 2021 9am – 4pm Gisborne Emerald Hotel
1-2 Feb 2022 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House
15-16 Feb 2022 9am – 4pm Napier Business Hub
22-23 Feb 2022 9am – 4pm Wellington Business Central
8-9 Mar 2022 9am – 4pm New Plymouth Auto Lodge Motor Inn
15-16 Mar 2022 9am – 4pm Nelson Trailways Hotel
22-23 Mar 2022 9am – 4pm Masterton Copthorne Hotel & Resort Solway Park
3-4 May 2022 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House
10-11 May 2022 9am – 4pm Napier Business Hub
17-18 May 2022 9am – 4pm Wellington Business Central
24-25 May 2022 9am – 4pm Gisborne Portside Hotel
31-1 Jun 2022 9am – 4pm New Plymouth Auto Lodge Motor Inn
14-15 Jun 2022 9am – 4pm Nelson Trailways Hotel
26-27 Jul 2022 9am – 4pm Masterton Copthorne Solway Park
2-3 Aug 2022 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House
9-10 Aug 2022 9am – 9am Napier The Business Hub
16-17 Aug 2022 9am – 4pm Wellington Business Central
23-24 Aug 2022 9am – 4pm Gisborne Portside Hotel
30-31 Aug 2022 9am – 4pm New Plymouth Auto Lodge Motor Inn
6-7 Sep 2022 9am – 4pm Nelson Trailways Hotel

Investment

Prices indicated are per person.

Members: $599 + GST

Non Members: $725 + GST


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