Leading Safety Training offer a 1-day Workplace Health and Safety Committee QLD course available online, with world-class recognition as per ISO 2993:2017 certification.
The only health and safety training course with this certification in Queensland and Australia, our health and safety training is second to none. As an authority in safety training, we lead health and safety committees to work with other members in their professional environment to minimise safety disturbances and improve working conditions. Legal compliance is also covered in our course offering and informs best practices when it comes to reporting incidents and reducing business disruptions.
Workplace Health and Safety Committee QLD training benefits the whole workplace as attendees can return from the course and share their knowledge and utilise their skills across the entire workplace.
At work, safety of workers is the top priority. We have developed a comprehensive yet streamlined Workplace Health and Safety Committee QLD training course at Leading Safety Training to ensure prolonged safety in every workplace. Our program highlights industry best practices created to meet world-class education standards and delivered by workplace health and safety specialists. By implementing this training, committees are formed to communicate and collaborate with workers to develop better safety standards and practices in their workplace. Our program is available across Queensland and can be delivered online.
Topics Covered Off in QLD Training
Safety (WHS) Laws
The legal framework, duty holders & consultation under the WHS Act 2011.
Functions of Safety Committees
Functions of Health and Safety Committees and Chairpersons.
Meeting and presentation skills, the 10 Laws of Human Communication, problem-solving skills.
Elements of an Emergency Response Plan.
Hazard identification assessment & control, site safety inspection, WHS programs, OHS Management Systems (OHSMS).
Incident investigation tools and skills.
How to reduce the riskiness of behaviours – review of a real-life case study that achieved a steep decline in incidents.
The course runs for 4-5 hours and is 100% online.
Course assessments are informal and include written/multiple-choice questions, group work, risk management practices.
Each participant will receive a 90+ page course handbook plus a USB with various safety documentations.
Third-party (Exemplar Global) Course certification aligned with ISO 29993:2017.
Not All Health and Safety Committee Courses are Created Equal!
Independent third party certification aligned with ISO 29993:2017 by Exemplar Global, is proof that this course meets the highest international industry recognized standards for learning services.
What is ISO 29993:2017?
ISO 29993:2017 Learning services outside formal education – Service requirements, is an international standard published by the International Organization for Standardization or ISO.
Who is the International Organization for Standardization or ISO?
ISO is an independent, non governmental international organization with their head office in Geneva Switzerland. They have a worldwide membership of 164 standards organizations including Standards Australia.
Through its members, ISO brings together experts from all over the world to develop international standards.
ISO Standards are made by Industry for Industry.
Safety Committee QLD FAQ
When Is a Health and Safety Committee Required in Queensland?
A Health and Safety Committee is needed when at least five workers or a health and safety representative express the wish for a health and safety committee to be established.
Is It a Legal Requirement to Have a Health and Safety Committee?
No, a health and safety committee in QLD or Health and Safety Committee Training QLD is not legally required, although it is highly valued in many workplaces. A health and safety committee in QLD enables businesses to communicate with their workers about safety practices, procedures and guidelines and collaborate to improve these conditions.
How Long is the Term for a QLD Health and Safety Committee?
A committee can complete a specific purpose like developing guidelines and practices for a new job or system and end when it has completed its task. Additionally, it can operate long term to supervise health and safety concerns as long as required.
Why Are Health and Safety Committees Formed?
Health and Safety Committees are formed to secure employees’ safety inside the workplace and ensure the business does comply with workplace health and safety legislation. By developing these pillars, these committees also improve workers morale and efficiency and reduce expensive disruptions.
How Long Is the Safety Committee Training QLD Course?
Our Workplace Health and Safety Committee QLD runs for a single day or approximately 7 hours. This is also the same online and in-person in Queensland.
What Does a Work Health and Safety Committee Do?
A work health and safety committee in QLD is dedicated to supporting and managing the safety standards within a workplace. They collaborate with management and staff to decrease safety incidents and risks to ensure workers are protected and don’t get hurt. They also check that practices and guidelines are legally compliant to protect the business from prosecution.
How Much Does WHS Committee Training QLD Cost?
We don’t cut corners on our course content and delivery, so you don’t have to endanger your workers’ safety. The Workplace Health and Safety Committee QLD Course is $279 per person. Our Safety Committee Training QLD Course is the only one of its kind, independently certified according to ISO 29993:2017 standards.
Are There Formal Assessments for The Health and Safety Committee Training QLD?
Workplace Health and Safety Committee QLD assessments are informal but important. The course utilises written and multiple-choice questions, group work and practical risk management scenarios to solidify the understanding of everyone who attends our 1- day course.