Work Health and Safety (WHS) have developed various induction and health and safety courses specific to the requirements of the University and in compliance with WHS legislation.
Staff, students and volunteers with MyLO access are guided through a WHS training needs analysis process and are able to select and access the courses they require for their specific study or responsibility.
Courses available include:
Officer Work Health and Safety Information
This informative course provides information to all persons deemed to be Officers under the WHS Act 2012 and according to the University's Work Health and Safety Policy. At the completion of this course, Officers are asked to select "yes" to verify that they understand their role as an Officer.
Staff Safety Information
This course has been designed specifically for academic and professional staff. The course also refers to 'workers' who are defined under S 28 of the WHS Act 2012 as an employee, volunteer, contractor and a student undertaking work experience.
Please note there is another course designed especially for volunteers.
This course has been developed specifically for staff who undertake a supervisory role. Although Associate Directors/Managers/Supervisors are also classified as workers, it is recommended that staff with supervisory responsibility undertake this course as an alternative.
Other courses available are:
Further training information:
The Work Health and Safety Training and Events Calendar provides information on current or upcoming training available either in-house or externally. The calendar includes training for manual handling, internal audit training, HSR training, etc
Authorised by the Director, Human Resources
4 March, 2014