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Auditing Health & Safety Systems

Duration: 2-day course Unit Standard: US 5619 Auditing is one of the most valuable tools for management to be kept informed about the actual status of their health and safety management system. A health and safety management system gives you the management framework and enables your auditors to monitor performance so you can propose and implement improvements as required. This intensive cour... Read more

Health & Safety Leadership for Supervisors

Duration: 1-day course This course will give you practical knowledge and skills to help better manage health and safety risks in the face of competing demands, including strategies to respond effectively to change. You’ll learn leadership actions and responses that help build a positive work culture through virtual reality technology taking you into real situations. You’ll be able to apply strate... Read more

Breathing Apparatus Refresher

Unit Standards: US 3272 and US 25044 Breathing Apparatus training is an essential component of many every day work activities, from firefighting, confined space entry, rescue operations, inspections in chemical, dairy, and gas plants. Trainees will experience a range of scenarios that will ensure they can respond and make effective decisions in the rescue process. You’ll learn a range of rescue ... Read more

Health and Safety Champions

Duration: 1-day course This course gives your staff the practical knowledge and skills they need to become a health and safety champion and to contribute to your H&S Committee and improve effectiveness. They’ll help you by being able to respond consistently when approached for help from co-workers. They’ll learn how to advocate for change in relation to health and safety, how to identify and repo... Read more

Confined Space Entry

Duration: 2-days Unit Standards: US 17599 and US 18426 The hazards common to confined spaces can be difficult to detect without knowledge and specialist equipment. Anyone who enters a confined space must have a good understanding of the special hazards and control measures involved. Work in confined spaces is potentially very dangerous — there have been many fatal accidents in confined spaces ... Read more

Confined Space Entry & Gas Testing Refresher

This refresher covers two courses: Confined Space Entry and Gas Testing. Confined Space Entry Working in confined spaces significantly increases the risks to a worker’s health and safety. The tasks and space can combine in dangerous ways, such as low workable atmosphere levels, increased risk of combustion, or difficulty in extracting workers safely. This means that when you’re working in a con... Read more

Confined space planning and hazard identification

Unit Standard: US 17599 The hazards common to confined spaces can be difficult to detect without knowledge and specialist equipment. Anyone who enters a confined space must have a good understanding of the specific hazards and control measures involved. Work in confined spaces is potentially very dangerous — there have been many fatal accidents in confined spaces in New Zealand. Every detail mus... Read more

Contractor Management

Duration: 1-day course Unit Standard: US17595 The Contractor Management course uses scenario-based activities and gives you practical solutions to some potentially difficult and costly problems. You’ll learn how to: • Manage contractor assessments and inductions • Assess safety systems • Understand the requirements to consult, cooperate, and coordinate • Lead on-site inspections and evaluate pl... Read more

Creating Effective Health & Safety Committees

Unit Standard: US 19340 Starting a new health and safety committee? Has your existing committee become inactive? This course will kick-start and revitalise your meetings. Learn how to use meeting time effectively and efficiently to drive performance and monitor progress. Best practice health and safety systems depend on communication and co-operation between parties, as well as highly motivated... Read more

Safe work practices inside concrete mixer bowls

Duration: 4 hours The hazards common to entering a concrete mixer bowl and manually chipping out concrete can be difficult to detect without knowledge and specialist equipment. Anyone who enters a confined space must have a good understanding of the special hazards and control measures involved. This course is essential for frontline staff who are responsible for undertaking work in concrete mi... Read more