Health and Safety Representative Training Stage 2 (NZQA 17601 and 30265) – 2 days
LENGTH: 16 Hours
TIME: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
FEES: $420 + GST per Trainee
This course is for Health and Safety Representatives who have completed stage 1 training. This advanced training course reviews the role of the Health and Safety Representative and builds on the skills, knowledge and competencies developed in the stage 1 course.
Trainees will gain an understanding of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 legislation; reinforce organisations safety practices and procedures, identify hazards and risks, participate in risk assessments, develop and monitor control measures for effectiveness. This will give trainees an introduction and knowledge to effectively participate in incident investigations.
NZQA 17601 Produce an occupational health and safety incident investigation
NZQA 30265 Produce an occupational health and safety incident investigation
This HSR course provides Health and Safety Representatives tools to be able to become an effective health and safety leader in the workplace. It builds on learning from Stage 1 and covers the key components of hazard management and incident investigation.
- This Health and Safety Representative course is also useful for other levels within the organisation who wish to improve safety in the workplace by the use of sound safety systems.
Health and Safety Representative Course Outcomes
- Achieve an understanding of hazards, significant hazards and serious harm in relation to Health & Safety at Work Act 2015.
- How to identify hazards and implement control measures.
- Learn how to monitor control measures for effectiveness.
- Understand the difference between a hazard and a risk.
- Purpose of the hazard register and its advantages in managing risk.
- Understand legislative requirements of incidents and accidents.
- Gives a holistic appreciation of incident investigation and prevention of re-occurrence.
- Barriers to reporting near miss incidents and how to overcome them.
- Front Line Leaders role immediately following an incident.
- Understand the concept of multi causes of accidents and incidents.
- Understand the various components of the investigation process including, post incident,
data collection, analysis and prevention.
- An awareness of human error principles.
- How to conduct effective witness interviews.
- Conduct a hypothetical incident investigation. (Team exercise).
Our health and safety representative trainers are from high risk industries and have vast experience in the practical use of hazard identification and risk management.
We conduct serious harm investigations using the ICAM tool for client organisations.
ACT Safety as a Private Training Establishment; is authorized and accredited to enter unit standards onto the NZQA framework.
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