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Implementing a Health and Safety System

Wed 20 Jun 2018
9am - 4pm

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.


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


Otago Southland Employers Assn
03 218 7451


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


64 Arena Ave

64 Arena Ave
New Zealand