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Health and Safety Representative Refresher Health and Safety Training Course


Health and Safety Representative Refresher Health and Safety Training Course – SC1HSRPL20

Course Overview

This WorkSafe-approved course provides you with an opportunity to revisit and refresh your skills in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS), and keep up to date with any legislative changes that may have occurred.

Key learning objectives for this course include:

  • Review of key concepts
  • Review your activities as a Health and Safety Representative (HSR)
  • Risk management
  • Consultation
  • Plant case study
  • Issue resolution
  • Provisional Improvement Notices (PIN)
  • WorkSafe Inspectors

Note: This course is currently on hold until further notice.

Studying during COVID-19 Restrictions

We’ve had to make adjustments to how our courses are delivered due to the restrictions imposed by COVID-19. This means that we’re currently offering a combination of delivery modes including online and flexible learning and, where we can, on-campus classes with strict social distancing in place.

Course Dates & Times

Currently there are no upcoming sessions available for this course. To register your interest in this course, click the "Register Your Interest" button at the top of this page.

1. Full Fee

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Please note all fees and charges are correct at time of publication for 2020 and may change without notice.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

  • Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
  • E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
  • Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Bookshop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your course information session or during the pre-training review Interview.

Further details on fees available

Under the OHS Act 2004 (section 67) all elected Health and Safety Representatives (HSR) and Deputy HSRs are entitled to undertake WorkSafe Victoria approved OHS Refresher Training for HSRs at least once per year after completing the initial course of training and choose their course in consultation with their employer. An employer, if requested, must allow an elected HSR and elected HSR and elected Deputy HSR to attend a WorkSafe approved HSR Refresher OHS Training Course on paid time, pay the cost of the course and any pther associated costs.

  • Learning materials are provided
  • Learners should bring their own pen

A light lunch is provided when the course is delivered at one of our campuses. Please advise the Course Coordinator of any specific dietary requirements when booking.

Participants who complete the course will be provided a certificate of attendance and not a nationally recognised VET qualification.

If you need any further clarification of the information provided please contact one of our client service officers on 1300 468 233 who can assist you or submit an enquiry through our website now and one of the team will be in touch.

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you may access a wide range of academic support services to assist you to meet the academic challenges of your course from our Learning Support Unit.

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