H&S Representative Stage 4
2 Day Course.
Trainees who complete this course will have knowledge and practical skills in the following areas:
Explain the importance of employee and employer participation, consultation, and involvement in effectively managing health and safety
Demonstrate knowledge of the types, and roles of, health and safety committees
Demonstrate knowledge of the establishment of a health and safety committee
Explain how to prepare for a health and safety meeting
Explain how to document and report meeting outcomes
Describe what is meant by DPI
Outline the groups of contributory factors and how they combine to result in DPI
Describe the contributory factors individuals and workplaces need to consider when preventing and managing DPI
Outline measures used to manage the risks to staff experiencing DPI
Describe the structure and function of the spine
Identify the risk factors for occupational back injury
Identify back care techniques
Identify work place control measures to reduce the risk of back injury.
Effective health and safety committees and the prevention of DPI and back injuries
This course takes an in-depth look into how to establish and run an effective health and safety committee, prevention and management of DPI and back injuries in the workplace.
The course is suitable for both experienced representatives and others in the workplace with health and safety responsibilities who want to make their way to a national qualification in health and safety.
Please note that there is no ACC funding available for this course.
Day 1 - Back Care (US 17592) & Discomfort & Pain Injury (US 17591)
Day 2 - Health & Safety Committees (US 19340)
$595 per student