WC Training - Workplace Health and Safety

Workplace Health and Safety (WHS)

Workplace Health and Safety (WHS), also referred to as Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) involves the assessment and elimination of risks that may impact the health, safety or welfare of those in your workplace. This may include the health and safety of your customers, employees, visitors, contractors, volunteers and suppliers. As a business owner there are legal requirements that you must comply with to ensure your workplace meets WHS obligations.

Available courses


WHS and risk management overview (NSW, VIC, WA)

Melbourne: 17 April, 24 August, 9am – 2.30pm

Perth: 22 February, 24 May, 20 September, 1pm – 5pm

Sydney: 27 February, 23 August 9.30am – 2pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

Workplace Health and Safety laws can be complex. This course provides an overview of WHS/OHS responsibilities and obligations of employers (now referred to as PCBUs in NSW). Topics include:

Who should attend: Recommended for managers and supervisors, senior management, human resources employees, workers compensation employees and new WHS employees.

Cost: Free course.

Prerequisites: N/A

Course offered in: NSW, VIC & WA


Initial Health and Safety Representative training (NSW)

Five day course (SafeWork NSW course)

Sydney: 5,6,11,12,13 September (5 days) 9am – 4pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

This comprehensive five day course will provide an understanding of the key workplace health and safety practices and principles. The course is endorsed by a SIRA NSW Approved Training Provider.

Topics include:

Who should attend: Recommended for elected health and safety representatives, managers, supervisors and health and safety committee members. If you have completed the former four day WorkCover NSW course in WHS consultation you can attend the one day gap training.

Cost: $800 pp

Note: A cancellation fee applies to this course.

Prerequisites: N/A

Course offered in: NSW

ANZIIF CIP points: 15 points


Health and Safety Representative (HSR) Initial Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) training course (VIC)

(WorkSafe Vic approved)

Melbourne: 28 February, 7, 14, 21 & 28 March (5 days), 4, 11, 18, 25 May & 1 June (5 days), 31 July, 7, 14, 21 & 28 August (5 days), 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 October (5 days) 9am – 5pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

This five day WorkSafe approved training course will provide HSRs and Deputy HSRs with the knowledge, skills and confidence to represent members of their work group and make their workplace safer.

An elected HSR (and deputies) are entitled to attend a WorkSafe Victoria approved HSR Initial OHS training course chosen by the HSR in consultation with the employer (Sec 67 of the OH&S Act 2004). Employers must allow paid time off to attend the training and pay for the course and any other costs associated with the course.

Course learning objectives:

Who should attend: Recommended for health and safety representatives (HSRs) and deputy health and safety representatives. It would also be suitable for managers and supervisors who have an interest in the role of HSRs.

Cost: $800 pp

Note: A cancellation fee applies to this course.

Prerequisites: N/A

Course offered in: VIC

ANZIIF CIP points: 15 points


HSR OHS Refresher training course (VIC)

(WorkSafe Vic approved)

Melbourne: 3 May, 30 October 9am – 5pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

This WorkSafe approved one day course is designed to refresh the knowledge and skills Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) require to carry out their role.

Once HSRs (and deputies) have completed the initial course (Sec 67 OH&S Act 2004) they are entitled to attend a refresher training course at least every 12 months. Employers must allow paid time off to attend the training and pay for the course and any other costs associated with the course

The course covers any or all of the learning objectives from the HSR Initial Training Course with a focus on the following:

Who should attend: Recommended for Health and Safety representatives (HSRs), and deputy HSRs who have previously attended the HSR Initial OHS Course. It is also suitable for managers and supervisors with an interest in the role of HSRs.

Cost: $300 pp

Note: A cancellation fee applies to this course.

Prerequisites: Completion of the 5 day Victorian HSR Initial OHS.

Course offered in: VIC


Workplace risk assessment

Perth: 3 May, 18 October, 1pm – 5pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

This course explains how to undertake a risk assessment and carefully examine what in the workplace, can cause harm to people. It will also provide a systematic approach to completing a Job Safety Analysis (JSA) and how to identify, assess and control hazards associated with specific duties.

Who should attend: Recommended for managers, supervisors, workers compensation employees and new Workplace Health and Safety employees.

Cost: Free course

Prerequisites: N/A

Course offered in: WA


Contractor management

Melbourne: 15 May 9am – 2.30pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

This course explains how to effectively manage the WHS of labour hire personnel, independent contractors and sub-contractors. Case studies where participants can practice the management of contractors by completing relevant documentation are also included.

Topics include:

Who should attend: Recommended for RTW coordinators, WHS managers, supervisors and managers.

Cost: Free course

Prerequisites: Prior completion of Allianz’s WHS and Risk management overview or Workplace Health and Safety consultation courses is preferred.

Course offered in: VIC


Incident investigation

Melbourne: 26 June 9.00am – 4.30pm

Sydney: 19 April, 25 September 9.30am-11.30am

Fundamentals
Course summary

This course will provide participants with an overview of incident investigations, reporting, notification obligations and prevention strategies in the workplace. Case studies will be utilised to demonstrate thorough investigations compared to poor incident investigations.

Topics include:

Who should attend: Recommended for RTW coordinators, WHS managers, supervisors and managers.

Cost: Free course

Prerequisites: Prior attendance at Allianz’s WHS and Risk management overview is recommended however not essential.

Course offered in: NSW and VIC


OHS for managers and supervisors

Melbourne: 8 June, 11 September 9.00am – 5.00pm

Fundamentals
Course summary

The objective of this course is for managers and supervisors to develop the knowledge and skills they require to fulfil their duties and responsibilities under OHS legislation, with a focus on the key OHS risks to the health sector.

The course will cover:

Who should attend: Recommended for any manager or supervisor wanting to understand their OHS roles and responsibilities.

Cost: $300 pp

Prerequisites: N/A

Course offered in: VIC




Need Help
Call 1300 130 664 and ask for the client training department in your relevant State/Territory or via email:
NSW - trainingnsw@allianz.com.au
VIC - trainingvic@allianz.com.au
ACT- trainingact@allianz.com.au
WA - trainingwa@allianz.com.au
TAS - stephen.shreeve@allianz.com.au
NT - trainingnt@allianz.com.au

Our Cancellation Policy
Please note: Allianz reserves the right to cancel any course if only minimal bookings are made. Clients will be advised of cancellations at least 1 week prior to the start of the course.
Should you be unable to attend a course which incurs a fee, a substitute is always welcome at no extra charge. Alternatively, a full refund will be made if cancellations are received in writing (via letter, fax or email) at least 5 business days prior to the session. No refunds can be made if a booking is cancelled less than 5 business days prior to course commencement or the participant fails to attend.