Please note: until further notice, SA Unions has cancelled all State and Commonwealth Health and Safety Representative Training. Depending on the environment, we will re-assess our 2020 Training calendar in June and, if possible, post an updated training schedule for July through to December. Check the website for updates.
Scroll down for information about training courses for Re-elected HSRs.
Level 1 HSR Training (5 days) for newly elected Health & Safety Representatives and Deputy Health & Safety Representatives who have not undertaken any approved HSR training.
Cost $990 (Standard) $930 (Union Member)
All dates to be confirmed.
22 - 26 June
3 - 7 August
14 - 18 September
12 - 16 October
23 - 27 November
DfE (Public Schools only)15 - 19 June
7 - 11 September
2 - 6 November
Level 2 HSR Training (3 days) for Health & Safety Representatives and Deputy Health & Safety Representatives who have undertaken the Level 1
(5 day) HSR training.
Cost $590 (Standard) $535 (Union Member)
DfE (Public Schools only)
19 - 21 August
Level 3 HSR Training (2 days) for Health & Safety Representatives and Deputy Health & Safety Representatives who have undertaken the Level 2 (3 day) HSR training.
Cost $397 (Standard) $358 (Union Member)
DfE (Public Schools only)
11 - 12 June
29 - 30 October
HSR training for representatives in their second and subsequent terms of office. 5 day or 1 day options.
Standard — 5 days $982 1 day $205
Union Member — 5 days $930 1 day $193
Fitness and Work 25 September
Please note: All course dates are subject to change
Ground Floor, 170 Greenhill Road, Parkside SA 5063
Telephone 08 8279 2248 Fax 08 8279 2223 email: email@example.com
Work Health and Safety Act 2012 (SA)
Level 1 Health and Safety Representative Courses
SA Unions is an approved provider of Health and Safety Representative training under the WHS Act.
Contact SA Unions on 08 8279 2248 for information on this course or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All courses are held in Adelaide unless otherwise specified
Health and Safety Representatives
Health and Safety Representatives attend the full 5 days of scheduled Level 1 courses.
If it is not possible for you to attend the Level 1 course on five consecutive days, you may like to consider splitting your attendance between two courses. This can be done on the basis of either a two/three or three/two split. The split training should be undertaken at consecutive scheduled courses.
GENERAL LEVEL 1 HEALTH AND SAFETY REPRESENTATIVE COURSE
A five day course where participants will gain an understanding of the principles of the WHS Legislation; including the role of the Health and Safety Representative and the Health and Safety Committee. The course will provide participants with a basic understanding of the principles and practice of hazard management and skills to consult and negotiate.
Elected Health and Safety Representatives and Deputy Health and Safety Representatives.
The course complies with SafeWork SA Guidelines on content and covers -
Unit 1 : SWSAHSR101A
Introduction to work health and safety
Unit 2 : SWSAHSR102A
Work, health, and safety legislation
Unit 3 : SWSAHSR103A
Perform the functions and exercise the powers of a health and safety representative
Unit 4 : SWSAHSR104A
Unit 5 : SWSAHSR105A
Role of health and safety committees
Unit 6 : SWSAHSR106A
Consultation and conflict resolution
Unit 7 : SWSAHSR107A
Research, prepare and present a case on an occupational health, safety
and welfare issue
Standard Fee $929 (inc GST)
Union Members $875 (inc GST)
Union discount only applies to unions affiliated with SA Unions
The Course Fee includes
Participant manual (with copy of the WHS Act)
Light lunch provided daily (unless regional course)
Subsidies for Health and Safety Representatives of $50 per participant per day on course fees are available through a SafeWork SA grant.
SafeWork SA can advise of the eligibility of your business for a subsidy.
Eligibility categories -
small business - up to 100 or fewer employees
High Risk Industries
High Risk Occupations
Contact SafeWork SA on 1300 365 255 to determine your eligibility.
Note : Exempt Employers are not eligible for these subsidies
When an enrolment is cancelled the following cancellation fees will apply. This can be waived if another course date is booked.
More than 14 days before course commencement date = Full refund
Between 7-14 days before commencement date = 50% refund
Less than 7 days = No refund