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Implementing a Health and Safety System

Wed 20 Jun 2018
9am - 4pm
Adult

There is a lot of talk about businesses having effective health and safety management systems. But what is in a health and safety management system.

This training will provide you with the foundation knowledge needed for better understanding about how you can actively contribute to:
• Meeting your duties and obligations as a Manager.
• Improving the safety performance of your organisation.

This course is designed on AS/NZS 4801:2001.

Designed for

Business owners, health and safety representatives, members of a health and safety committee, team leaders, supervisors and managers.

Learning content

• Principles of a Health and Safety Management System

• Performance and Monitoring

• Safety Leadership

• Defining and identifying risk

• The investigation process and its objectives

• Training and Supervision

• Worker Engagement and Participation

• Emergency Procedures

• Contractor Management

• Rehabilitation Management

• Audit and System Review

 

Learning outcomes

• Essential health and safety concepts and their meanings in relation to being a manager.

• The key health and safety duties of the current Health and Safety in Employment Act and the new Health and Safety at Work Act.

• The essential elements of a health and safety system.

• Understand how and why risks and hazards are managed.

• What is effective worker engagement and consultation?

• Why monitoring and measuring your safety performance is important?

• Understanding the “Duty of Care” for Persons Conducting Business or Undertakings (PCBU).

• How health and safety representatives, supervisors/teams leaders, middle manager, senior managers and executives can contribute to positive health and safety outcomes.

• How different management styles and behaviours can influence safety culture and outcomes.

Duration

One day, 9.00am - 4.00pm
Includes workbook, tea or coffee on arrival, morning tea and lunch.

Contacts

Organiser
Otago Southland Employers Assn
Phone
03 218 7451

Tickets

Ticketing
Registration Required
Ticket Outlet
OSEA, 64 Arena Avenue, Invercargill
Ticket Details
$ 470.00 + GST for members $ 620.00 + GST for non members
Venue

OSEA

64 Arena Ave
OSEA

64 Arena Ave
Invercargill
9810
New Zealand