Introductory Occupational Health and Safety Representative (State) (Training Program)
Unity Training Services
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
No minimum education
This training program is made up of units from the Business Services Training Package. It provides Safety and Health Representatives with the knowledge and skills required to effectively perform their roles and functions as outlined in the Western Australian legislation. This includes an understanding of the objectives of the Act and their role under the Act; knowledge of their powers under the Legislation and how to effectively exercise them; skills in representing the members of their designated work group including consulting and negotiating with their employer; skills in identifying health hazards and the process by which they should be controlled; knowledge of where and how to obtain assistance in dealing with health hazards and dangerous situations; and an understanding of the role of occupational health and safety in the workplace in the prevention of accidents, injury and disease.
Subjects you can Study
BSBWHS302 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace; BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes; BSBOHS303B Contribute to OHS hazard identification and risk assessment; BSBOHS304B Contribute to OHS hazard control; BSBWHS305A Contribute to WHS issue resolution; BSBOHS306B Contribute to implementing emergency prevention activities and response procedures; BSBWHS406 Assist with responding to incidents
About Unity Training ServicesEstablished in 1998, Unity Training Services is a Registered Training Organisation located in WA. The provider develops and delivers occupational health and safety training across Western Australia. Unity Training Services offers a range of approved training services aimed at increasing business productivity and efficiency through the creation of a safe and healthy workplace. All training conducted by Unity Training Services is delivered by qualified and experienced staff. Unity can provide customised training to suit specific industry and workplace needs. Courses are conducted at the provider's CBD location or at a venue of the client's choice. RTO code: 4327
StatementCourse code: Train Prog
- Full-time internal = 5 days
No minimum education
Life after Study
Occupational health and safety officers coordinate health and safety systems in an organisation. They identify hazards, assess risks to health and safety, put appropriate safety controls in place and provide advice about accident prevention and occupational health to management and employees.