This course helps learners understand the relevance of WHS in their role, and supplies them with the knowledge and skills needed to apply solid WHS practices to prevent accidents from occurring at work.
Slips, trips and falls are the most common cause of workplace injuries. This course aims to help you prevent these incidents by knowing how to identify slip, trip and fall hazards in the workplace, and understanding how to manage these risks. You will also understand the different responsibilities of both employers and employees in preventing slips, trips and falls.
Fires can grow and spread quickly, putting everyone in the workplace at risk. This course aims to prepare employees on what to do when a fire emergency happens, including how to use firefighting equipment and how to safely evacuate the workplace.
First Aid covers the steps taken to help an injured or sick person in the first minutes after an incident has occurred.
This course aims to equip you with the tools needed to confidently respond to any first aid emergency you may encounter at work.
Performing duties whilst under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a leading contributor to workplace injuries in Australia. It’s crucial that both employers and employees understand their responsibilities at work, and that every workplace has a drug and alcohol policy in place.
Ergonomics is the science of designing or arranging workplaces, products, and systems so that they fit the people who use them and increase safety and efficiency. By setting up your workspace to protect your body from injury (or recurring pain), you’re better able to focus on your tasks, helping you to work more effectively and productively.
This course provides you with a thorough understanding of the principles of controlling the spread of infection in the workplace, and the cleaning practices that can help keep everyone safe and healthy.
Workplaces can present a range of hazards that workers need to be protected from. This is where Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) comes in. Understanding the importance of using, storing and maintaining PPE properly is integral to the health and safety of everyone in an organisation.
Every workplace uses chemicals to some extent, ranging from mild cleaning agents through to highly corrosive, flammable and poisonous substances. This course provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with hazardous chemicals used in the workplace.