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Health and Safety Representative Training - Level 1

This is an introductory course for newly elected HSR's and provides a working knowledge of the Work Health and Safety (WHS) Legislation. HSR's gain an understanding of hazard management and learn about consultation when resolving WHS issues in the workplace.


5 days/7 hours (Face to Face) - 9:00am to 4:30pm
With lunch provided


  • Theory Assessment

Entry Requirements

Participants MUST:

  • Be an elected Health and Safety Representative in your workplace.

Course Fees

  • $1045.00 AUD (GST included)
  • CITB Subsidies may apply

Courses must be paid for on booking unless alternative arrangements have been made. Training will not be confirmed until payment has been received

Subsidised Training

This course may be subsidised by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) for eligible participants; apply to CITB here.

Note: Tuition and incidental fees will still require contribution by learners if eligible for funding


What is WHS?

  • Workplace deaths/injuries
  • Direct & Indirect cost of a work injury to employer
  • Common Law
  • WHS Legislation/Act
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Duty of Care
  • Elected HSR's: Work Groups Role/ Function
  • Employers Duty to HSR's
  • WHS regulations
  • WHS Resources - SafeWork SA Presentation
  • Hazard Management
  • Practical Job Safety Analysis
  • Workplace Services
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Committees

Learner Requirements

All participants will need their employers to register them as a Health and Safety Representative via the Safe Work SA portal.

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

To be supplied by participant:

  • Stationery (pens/pencil & notepad)
  • Suitable modest attire


On successful completion of all requirements of this course, learners will be issued with:

  1. A Certificate of Attendance

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Course delivered at Lonsdale

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