This new WorkSafe approved 1 day HSR Refresher OHS training course will assist
HSRs' and Deputy HSRs' understanding of how they can effectively use their powers when participating in the identification, prevention and control of the risks associated with work related violence. Work related violence can occur in any industry although is more likely to manifest in the health sector, education, retail, hospitality, security, finance and banking industries.
This HSR Refresher OHS Training Course is offered as an alternative to the standard HSR Refresher OHS Training course 1 and will also provide HSRs and deputy HSRs with the opportunity to refresh their skills and knowledge of Victorian OHS legislation, workplace hazards and employee consultation and revisit aspects of the HSR Initial Training Course.
The HSR Refresher OHS Training Course is interactive; activity based and will provide all participants with OHS knowledge and skills to take back and implement in their workplace.
During the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course 2 you will enhance and refresh your knowledge of:
Work related violence
The value of HSRs to workplace safety
Legal framework and the OHS Act 2004
Hazards and risk management, including how to determine levels of risk and controls
The importance of consultation
Issue resolution processes
HSR/Deputy HSR Entitlements
Section 67 of the OHS Act 2004 entitles HSRs and Deputy HSRs, after completing an HSR Initial OHS Training course to attend a WorkSafe Victoria Approved HSR Refresher OHS Training Course for each year they hold office. HSRs and Deputy HSRs also have the right to choose the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course they attend (in consultation with their employer). The employer must allow the HSR/DHSR time off work with pay and also pay reasonable costs associated with attendance at the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course.
HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Delivery Method
The HSR Refresher OHS Training Course is delivered face-to-face over 1 day, with
7 hours of course delivery. There is a limit of 20 participants per training session.
Each participant will receive:
Comprehensive course manual
Resources that can be used back in the workplace.
Participants will also receive a Certificate of Attendance on completion of training day.
HSR Public OHS Training Course Dates
Public course dates to be confirmed. Contact us to enquire.
In-house course delivery can be arranged for workplaces with suitable training facilities. Contact us to enquire.
HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Investment
The investment to complete the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course is $350.00 + gst per participant. Significant reductions in investment are offered for workplaces able to host our trainer and the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course onsite, with fees commencing at $3,500 & gst (conditions apply).
Please note that payment is required to complete your HSR Refresher OHS Training Course enrolment and confirm your place within the course. If you would prefer Fit & Healthy Business issue your workplace an invoice for you to attend the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course, please contact us or call 03 9885 0021.
Upon receipt of your enrolment, you will be requested by email to complete an HSR Refresher OHS Training Course Training Registration Form to confirm your registration.