This practical course will provide supervisors and managers with an understanding of the OHS legislative framework and how it applies to their workplace. It will help them to systematically manage workplace hazards and control risk.
OHS Act & OHS Regulation, Standards and Codes
OHS Responsibilities, Duty of Care and Penalties
Systematic Approach to OHS
Policy and Commitment
Consultation and Communication
Training and Information
Inspection, Reporting and Investigating
Risk Management Process
Types of Hazards and Hazard Identification
Risk Assessment and Control
Safe Work Procedures
Review and Improvement of OHS
On successful completion of the training program participants will be able to:
Explain the OHS legal framework
Discuss OHS responsibilities of duty holders
Explain the concept of duty of care
Outline defences and penalties under the Act, including the role of WorkCover NSW
Explain the elements of a systematic approach to OHS
Outline the risk management process
Identify types of workplace hazards
Undertake risk assessment using appropriate tools
Recommend and apply the hierarchy of controls
Develop a safe work procedure and discuss mechanisms for review and improvement.
Each participant will receive a Certificate of Attendance.
Cobra Training Services | Structured Training & Licensing
The business was established in January 2003 by Chris Taylor to better address the need for the provision of professional structured training and licensing for operators of high risk plant and equipment.
We have since assisted over 9000 people in 'elevating their skills' and gaining a licence to operate specialised machinery and be able to complete their work safely and competently.
Chris's background in the plumbing/construction and plant hire industries and his wide experience as a tradesperson, technical sales specialist, product trainer and machine operator provides him with valuable "all-round" skills and knowledge as an expert workplace trainer and WorkCover accredited assessor.