Safety in Small Business

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Safety in Small Business

One Day Course

Provides the essential steps in assisting small businesses to effectively manage health and safety in their workplace.  This course will provide participants with the knowledge of what is required in a small business to comply with Work, Health & Safety legislation.

Course Content

Element 1

Work, Health & Safety, what's it all about? Including:

  • What's it all about?
  • What is a WH&S System?
Element 2

Legislation, including:

  • Legislative framework
  • Objectives of legislation
Element 3

Legal responsibilities, including:

  • Employers
  • Employers and Self Employed persons
  • Employees
  • Occupiers
  • Owners
  • P.C.B.U.'s
  • Health & Safety Committees & Representatives
Element 4

Consultation, including:

  • What the regulations require
  • Methods of consultation
Element 5

Hazard Management, including:

  • Why is managing hazards important?
  • Hazard identification
  • Risk management (including assessment and control)
Element 6

Contractor management, including:

  • Who is a contractor?
  • How to choose contractors
Element 7

Maintain safety in the workplace, including:

  • Identifying and managing workplace hazards
Element 8                            

Record retention, including:

  • What documents must be retained?


Course times: 9.30am > 4.30pm