04. Health and Safety Management

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In-house H&S experts
H&S Committee
H&S representatives
1 day    19521(Assessment Costs Additional)NZTE Capability
Development voucher applies

Modern effective H&S management relies on a systematic approach. New Zealand Safety Standard 4801 describes the core elements of a H&S system. This course will introduce you to those core elements and help you with strategies to encourage active worker and manager involvement in your workplace. In order to motivate people in H&S you need a solid infrastructure to support you. The course is also ideal background if you are preparing to undertake an audit like the ACC Workplace Safety Management Practices (WSMP).

Session Topics

  • Your legal duties as a PCBU, officer, worker
  • Health & Safety, Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Compensation legislation
  • The importance of other requirements/assistance, e.g., regulations and Codes of Practice
  • The core systems elements that will help you assess health and safety performance in your workplace
  • Information systems—accident and notifiable event reporting; risk and hazard management
  • Induction, training, supervision and verification of competency
  • Effective engagement and worker participation systems
  • Task procedures and task observation in your workplace

Your Learning Outcomes

  • How to set up and support a quality compliant Health & Safety system
  • How to find all the supporting information you need to remain compliant
  • How to help your workers and managers get the best out of your workplace Health & Safety system
  • Begin to prepare your workplace for an independent Health & Safety audit


One day course, 9am – 4pm

Includes workbook, arrival tea or coffee, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Course Details

Date Time City Venue
20 Oct 2017 4am – 4pm Lower Hutt Angus Inn
22 Nov 2017 9am – 4pm Gisborne Activate Tairawhiti
23 Nov 2017 9am – 4pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House
11 Dec 2017 9am – 4pm Masterton Copthorne Solway Park
15 Dec 2017 4am – 4am Wellington Business Central


One day course, 9am – 4pm

Includes workbook, arrival tea or coffee, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.


Prices indicated are per person.

Members: $499 + GST

Members (Early Bird): $425 + GST (Early Bird rate applies to bookings made one month prior to the course date)

Non Members: $650 + GST


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Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received 5 clear working days prior to the event. Cancellations after this time and ‘no-shows’ on the day will be charged the full invoice amount. Substitutions are permitted if you can no longer attend.

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