Health & Safety Representative
5 Days - Only $650. Public or on-site courses available

Our Health & Safety Representative Training Course

Health & Safety Representative Certificate.
Duration: 5 days
Brisbane, Townsville, Mackay, Rockhampton
Maximum Students:

Course Dates and Locations


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June July August September  October November December
12-16 June 2017 10-14 July 2017 7-11 August 2017  04-08 Sept 2017  09-13 Oct 2017 06-10 Nov 2017 04-08 Dec 2017

cs-content-location Construction Training Centre Address: Gate 2. Ian Barclay Building. Suite 1.4, 492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury QLD 4107
Parking: On site. Ian Barclay Building - located through Gate 2 at 492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury. Access to Gate 2 is via the slip road under the Beaudesert Rd overpass.
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cs-content-time 08.00am-4.00pm
25-29 Sept 2017

cs-content-location TBA Address: Townsville - TBA


cs-content-time 08.00am-4.00pm
16-20 Oct 2017

cs-content-location TBA Address: Mackay - TBA


cs-content-time 08.00am-4.00pm
13-17 November 2017

cs-content-location TBA Address: Rockhampton - TBA

Course Description

The HSR training course provides participants with the skills and knowledge to enable them to fulfil the role of Health and Safety Representatives (HSR) as set down in the NEW National Harmonisation legislation as detailed in section 72 of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and s.21 of the Regulation 2011. OHSA is licensed to deliver this government approved course. HSR’s are then entitled to receive 1 day refresher training each year in accordance with s.21 of the Regulation 2011. We can also deliver in-house courses on-site.

Target Audience

Our training course caters to workers who have been elected as H&S Representatives for their workplace or WH&S Committee members. This course is also suitable for workers, supervisors and managers who have a responsibility for the safety of workers.

Course Outcomes

The aims of this course are to provide HSRs and deputy HSRs, elected under the new WHS legislation, with information and skills relating to:

  • Interpreting the WH&S legislative framework and its relationship to the HSR
  • Identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties
  • Establishing representation in the workplace
  • Participating in consultation and issue resolution
  • Representing members in the WHS risk management process undertaken by the PCBU
  • Issuing a Provisional Notice (PIN) and directing the Cessation of Work.

Course Requirements

Participants should have sufficient literacy and numeracy to read and comprehend instructions for safety at the workplace. Participants will need sufficient physical ability to attend a five (5) day classroom based course.

Other training courses

You might also be interested in our other pages, including our Cert IV in WHS and our Diploma of WHS. For more information on any of our courses, please give us a call on 1300 OHSA 00

Assessments and Awards

HSR Course Certificate.


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