July, 2020

27julAll Day31HSR Initial OHS Training CourseCourse Conducted by Vecci

Time

July 27 (Monday) - 31 (Friday)

Location

Mildura Golf Resort

287 Twelfth Street, Mildura

Event Details

 

Duration:
5 Days (8 hours per day)

Time:
9:00am to 5:00pm daily (finish times will vary).

Cost:
$1200 (plus GST) per person (includes morning tea)

 

Course Overview
The course will be conducted by Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), who have been approved by WorkSafe Victoria to deliver this course which is designed for Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) and Deputy Health and Safety Representatives (DHSRs)

HSRs/DHSRs – Will have the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills that will assist them to effectively represent the members of their designated work group.  The course will also assist HSRs and DHSRs to understand and effectively exercise their powers.

 

Key Learning Outcomes

The learning objectives of the course are:

  • Interpreting the OHS legislative framework and its relationship to the HSR or DHSR.
  • Identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties.
  • Establishing representation in the workplace.
  • Participating in consultation and issue resolution.
  • Representing designated work group members in any OHS risk management process undertaken by the appropriate duty holder(s).
  • Issuing Provisional Improvement Notice (PIN) and directing cessation of work.

(This course is suitable for workplaces covered by the Victorian OHS Act 2004.)

Upon completion of this course, participants will be issued with a ‘Certificate of Attendance’.

Please note – to receive a Certificate all 5 days of the course must be completed within 6 months of course commencement.

 

Who should attend?

Health & Safety Representatives and Deputy Health and Safety Representatives.  Although HSRs and DHSRs are the primary audience, Managers, Supervisors and Health and Safety Committee members and others with an interest in safety may also benefit from attending this course.

 

Note: Under section 67 of the Victorian OHS Act 2004 an employer, if requested, must allow an elected HSR and elected Deputy HSR to attend a WorkSafe Victoria approved HSR Initial OHS Training Course on paid time, pay the cost of the course and any other associated costs. Section 67 also allows HSRs to choose the approved training course they attend in consultation with their employer. Vecci is approved by WorkSafe Victoria to deliver the HSR Initial OHS Training Course.

For bookings or more information contact:

Sharna Vigarsharna@employerhs.com.au 0409 257 024

Mildura Golf Resort 287 Twelfth Street, Mildura