One day Training for H&S Reps - Stage 1 - West Coast

Brief Overview

This one-day course is an introduction to the role of a Health and Safety Representative under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and its regulations. Stage 1 provides Representatives with the foundation knowledge to enable them to exercise their duties and responsibilities as workplace Health and Safety Representatives.

After attending this interactive training session participants will re-enter the workplace stronger in their knowledge of the legislation and their role as a Health and Safety Representative – and with the tools to add good practice communication and leadership aspects to their responsibilities.

Who should attend

  • Recently elected or appointed health and safety representatives
  • Health and safety committee members
  • Others with interest in, or responsibility for, workplace health and safety

Learn how to:

  • Understand health and safety legal requirements
  • Effectively perform the responsibilities of a workplace health and safety representative
  • Promote the successful management of health and safety issues in good faith
  • Introduction to workplace health and safety
  • Worker engagement and participation
  • Good faith practices
  • Functions of health and safety representatives
  • Risk and hazard management
  • Injury, illness and accident recording, reporting and investigation
  • Workplace health and safety culture
  • Representatives' wider roles: network and resources

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Comments from previous attendees

"The training is excellent, probably the best course I have ever attended"
"Delivery was interesting and engaging, materials were easy to understand"
"Logical, easy-paced and well set out"
"Non-judgemental, clear and understandable and feel I could go back and put this into practice."
"Helen knows how to relate it to the real world. Very easy to understand, concise and doesn"t dribble on."

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Tuesday 26 September 2017


9:00am to 4:00pm


REAP House, 72 Tudor Street, Hokitika, West Coast


Helen sq
Helen Mason

Helen Mason (CECC, Health and Safety Consultant) brings a depth and breadth of experience having spent over 15 years specialising in health and safety combined with a background in human resources and adult teaching.



$450.00 +GST


$550.00 + GST

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