This 1-day HSR Refresher OHS Training Course (WorkSafe Victoria Approved) will provide HSRs and Deputy HSRs with the opportunity to refresh their knowledge and skills of Victorian OHS Legislation and revisit aspects of the HSR Initial OHS Training Course.
The HSR Refresher OHS Training Course, although primarily developed for HSRs and Deputy HSRs is also relevant for managers, supervisors, Health and Safety Committee members and any other employee who has an interest in learning about and promoting health and safety in the workplace.
The HSR Refresher OHS Training Course is interactive; activity based and provides an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the following key aspects:
- The value of being an HSR – a review of key terms and concepts.
- Risk Management – a review of elements of the OHS Legislative framework, determining risk levels and controlling hazards.
- Who does what under the Act – a review of the issue resolution process, what is reasonably practicable and working with WorkSafe Inspectors.
HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Prerequisites
HSRs and Deputy HSRs attending the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course must have completed the HSR Initial OHS Training Course.
HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Delivery Method
The HSR Refresher OHS Training Course is delivered face-to-face over 1 day. There is a limit of 20 participants per training session. Each participant will receive:
- Comprehensive HSR Refresher OHS Training Course manual
- Resources that can be used back in the workplace.
Participants will also receive a Certificate of Attendance on completion of the 1-day course.
HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Dates
- Public course dates to be confirmed – Contact Us to register.
- In-house course delivery from $1,950 + Materials (ex GST).
HSR Refresher OHS Training Investment
The investment to complete the HSR Initial OHS Training Course is $400.00 + GST. Currently “NO” Public Courses are scheduled.
If enrolling to complete the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course online, please note that payment is required to complete the registration. Following receipt of your enrollment, you will be requested by email to complete an “HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Training Registration Form”.
For Action OHS Consulting to issue you an invoice for the training please contact us, our administration team will then contact you and issue an invoice (if requested).
For a price for Action OHS Consulting to deliver the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course (1-day) at your workplace, please contact us directly for more information. Significant reductions in the investment may be applied for workplaces that schedule for the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course to be completed onsite.
HSR/Deputy HSR Entitlements
Under the Victorian OHS Act 2004 (section 67) all elected HSRs and Deputy HSRs, after completing an initial course of training, have an entitlement (for each year they hold office) to attend an HSR Refresher OHS Training Course. HSRs and Deputy HSRs can also choose the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course they attend (in consultation with their employer). The employer must allow the HSR/DHSR time off work with pay and also pay the reasonable costs associated with attendance at the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course.
Action OHS Consulting has been approved by WorkSafe Victoria to deliver the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course. In addition, our Trainers have the requisite skills, knowledge, and understanding of OHS Legislation as applicable to the powers, entitlements, and protection of HSRs and Deputy HSRs.