All courses are held in Adelaide unless otherwise specified
Health and Safety Representatives
Health and Safety Representatives attend the full 5 days of scheduled Level 1 courses.
If it is not possible for you to attend the Level 1 course on five consecutive days, you may like to consider splitting your attendance between two courses. This can be done on the basis of either a two/three or three/two split. The split training should be undertaken at consecutive scheduled courses.
GENERAL LEVEL 1 HEALTH AND SAFETY REPRESENTATIVE COURSE
A five day course where participants will gain an understanding of the principles of the WHS Legislation; including the role of the Health and Safety Representative and the Health and Safety Committee. The course will provide participants with a basic understanding of the principles and practice of hazard management and skills to consult and negotiate.
Elected Health and Safety Representatives and Deputy Health and Safety Representatives.
The course complies with SafeWork SA Guidelines on content and covers –
- Unit 1 : SWSAHSR101A
Introduction to work health and safety
- Unit 2 : SWSAHSR102A
Work, health, and safety legislation
- Unit 3 : SWSAHSR103A
Perform the functions and exercise the powers of a health and safety representative
- Unit 4 : SWSAHSR104A
- Unit 5 : SWSAHSR105A
Role of health and safety committees
- Unit 6 : SWSAHSR106A
Consultation and conflict resolution
- Unit 7 : SWSAHSR107A
Research, prepare and present a case on an occupational health, safety
and welfare issue
Standard Fee $873 (inc GST)
Union Members $822 (inc GST)
Union discount only applies to unions affiliated with SA Unions
The Course Fee includes
- Participant manual (with copy of the WHS Act)
- Morning and afternoon tea each day
- Light lunch provided daily (unless regional course)
Subsidies for Health and Safety Representatives of $50 per participant per day on course fees are available through a SafeWork SA grant.
SafeWork SA can advise of the eligibility of your business for a subsidy.
- Eligibility categories –
- small business – up to 100 or fewer employees
- SAfer Industries
- High Risk Occupations
- Regional Industries
Note : Exempt Employers are not eligible for these subsidies
When an enrolment is cancelled the following cancellation fees will apply. This can be waived if another course date is booked.
More than 14 days before course commencement date = Full refund
Between 7-14 days before commencement date = 50% refund
Less than 7 days = No refund