Workplace Health & Safety Committee Obligations

Workplace Health & Safety Committee Obligations

WH&S Committee Obligations – Course Outline (PDF Printable version)

General Information

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: $1,200 per group (maximum of 20 participants in one group) including gst

Who should attend?
A health and safety committee is a forum where health and safety problems can be identified and resolved.

Health and safety committees are an important way for employers and employees to consult and work together to identify and resolve problems and develop procedures for safe systems of work.

This course details the role, procedures, responsibilities and functions of a health and safety committee and how to improve committee effectiveness.

Content

Section 1
Introduction

Section 2
Composition of Health & Safety Committees

Section 3
Role and functions

Section 4
Procedures and frequency of meetings

Section 5
Improving committee effectiveness