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See also NZCTU Approved Courses: Employment Relations Act

 

 

Worksafe for Health and Safety Reps - Stage 1: Course No 522

Contact: Monica O'Connell 04 385-1334 xtn 825

This two day course is for elected Health and Safety Representatives and employees who are training as elected health and safety reps or have shown an interest in the role.

The goal of the course is to build skills and confidence of representatives to enable effective levels of involvement in health and safety in the workplace and an employee acceptance of shared responsibility.

The course aims to ensure that all participants understand the objectives, key duties and responsibilities set out in the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 and other content relevant to the role of the health and safety representative.

Contact your union delegate and arrange for them to register as an elected health & safety representatives, or register direct on the Worksafe reps website.

Re-approval: 27/12/2013

Approved under section 19G of the Health and Safety in Employment Act and approved for the purposes of issuing hazard notices under section 46A of the Act

 

Stage 2 Worksafe for Health and Safety Representatives: Course No 567

Contact: Monica O'Connell 04 385-1334 xtn 825

This two-day course has been developed for health and safety representatives who have completed the stage one course also run by NZCTU.

The aim of this course is to assist health and safety representatives to work effectively in their role.

This stage 2 course builds upon skills, knowledge and competencies developed in the approved stage 1 course around injury prevention and the role of the representative. The primary emphasis is on accident investigation and hazard identification and control with a relevant industry case study focus.

Approved for a period of 1 year from 22 May 2015.

Approved under section 19G of the Health and Safety in Employment Act and approved for the purposes of issuing hazard notices under section 46A of the Act

 

Stage 3 Advanced Training for Health and Safety Representatives: Course No 428

Contact: Monica O'Connell 04 385-1334 xtn 825

This two-day course has been developed for experienced health and safety representatives who have completed stage one and two training courses, also run by NZCTU.

The aim of this course is to assist health and safety representatives to work effectively in their role.

The course is consistent with the objectives of the HSE Act; and is relevant to the role of a health and safety representative; and meets appropriate education standards.

Approved for a period of 1 year from 22 May 2015.

Approved under section 19G of the Health and Safety in Employment Act and approved for the purposes of issuing hazard notices under section 46A of the Act.

Last updated 28 May 2015