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Health and Safety Representatives Training Course – Five Day

3 March 2025 @ 8:00 am - 21 March 2025 @ 3:00 pm

$940.5

Education and Training | Training Categories | HS5 – Health and Safety Representatives Training Course - Five Day

Introduction

This course provides you with the knowledge and skills necessary to fulfil the role of a Health and Safety Representative (HSR) in NSW. 

Who should attend?

Individuals who are elected to the role of, or wish to be, a health and safety representative. The course is also suited to those who want to understand the legislation, consultation process and the role of HSRs in the workplace.

What you will learn:
  • The WHS legislative framework
  • Key parties and their legislative obligations and duties
  • The role of HSRs in the workplace
  • Consultation mechanisms for work health and safety issues
  • Techniques for negotiation and issue resolution when representing workers
  • The role of health and safety committees (HSCs)
  • Incident notification and investigation
  • Issuing Provisional Improvement Notices (PINs) and directing unsafe work to cease

This course has been developed by SafeWork NSW and meets the requirements of the Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act 2011. SafeWork NSW approval number: RTO 800 318

Credential issued

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Statement of Attendance for the following course:

  • SafeWork NSW, Health and Safety Representatives Training Course
Course delivery

This course is delivered through classroom-based training, desktop scenarios, and practical exercises.
Note: this course has pre-work that is required to be completed prior to attending the course. 

Duration

Five days

Entry requirements
  • There are no formal pre-requisites for this course, however you will be expected to complete pre-work prior to attending the first day of the course. 
  • You should have appropriate literacy and numeracy skills to manage course work, activities and assessments.
  • Mines Rescue recommends you be aware of the policies and procedures of your workplace before starting the course.
Other information

What we include:

  • Lunch
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Additional PPE specific to your training
What you need to bring:
  • Completed pre-work documentation 
  • Fully enclosed footwear

Refresher:

HSRs are entitled to attend one-day refresher courses every twelve months, commencing one year after the initial five-day course has been completed.

Minimum numbers

Please note this course will require a minimum of 12 students to proceed. If minimum numbers are not met, the course may be cancelled or the course cost recalculated.

Upcoming workshops

Please note: credit card payment is required at the time of enrolment. For alternative payment options, please contact the Mines Rescue station directly.

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Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
Health and Safety Representatives Training Course - Five Day 3 - 21 March 2025 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Hunter Valley Mines Rescue Station 20 $940.50
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There are currently no dates available for this course.
There are currently no dates available for this course.
Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
Health and Safety Representatives Training Course - Five Day 3 - 21 March 2025 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Hunter Valley Mines Rescue Station 20 $940.50
There are currently no dates available for this course.
There are currently no dates available for this course.

Students Under 18

If you are under the age of 18 we require your parent or guardian to sign your Student Enrolment Form. Please contact a Mines Rescue Station directly to enquire or enrol your course.

Visa Holders

Mines Rescue is not CRICOS (Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students) registered. If you are visiting Australia and hold a visa, please contact Mines Rescue directly prior to enrolling into any of our courses.

Have a question or need help?

Contact us and we will come back to you shortly.

Student handbook and recognition of prior learning

Please read the Student Handbook for Terms and Conditions, including payment and refund policies.
If you believe you may already hold some of the knowledge and/or experience for this course, you may be eligible to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Please read our RPL/Credit Transfer Handbook or speak with Mines Rescue prior to enrolment.
Mines Rescue is committed to handling any student complaints or appeals in a fair and timely manner. Please refer to our Complaints and Assessment Appeals Policy for more information.

About Mines Rescue

Mines Rescue has nearly 100 years’ experience assisting the mining industry to manage risk and operate safely.
Mines Rescue is a Registered Training Organisation offering training programs that have been developed by mining and emergency response professionals with national qualifications.
Mines Rescue Pty Limited RTO ID 90508.

Details

Start:
3 March 2025 @ 8:00 am
End:
21 March 2025 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
$940.5
Event Category:

Venue

Hunter Valley Mines Rescue Station
6 Lachlan Avenue
SINGLETON, NSW 2330 Australia