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Work Health Safety Committee Member (PUAOHS001C)



Work Health and Safety is about ensuring safe and healthy working conditions and preventing illness and injury in the workplace. This course covers the competency for applying general Work Health and Safety requirements when working in the usual workplace environment, excluding emergency incidents. This course is relevant to persons wishing to undertake a position on a Work Health and Safety Committee.

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This course is conducted over one (1) day.

Course Elements
  • Follow workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control
  • Contribute to participative arrangements for the management of Work Health and Safety (OHS)
Learning Outcomes:
  • Communicate concerns verbally
  • fill in accident and incident forms
  • identify hazards and assess risks
  • participate in group meetings
  • use communication technology if relevant to workplace requirements
  • ability to interpret SDS
  • Accidents, emergencies, fire, incidents
  • Meaning of WHS signs and symbols relevant to area of work
  • Organisations policies and procedures relating to hazards
  • Organisations policies procedures relating to risk control and hazard reporting
  • Participative arrangements for WHS


Entry Requirements:
All participants are required to wear neat attire and bring with them a pen/pencil.