One Day Refresher Training Course is an entitlement for Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) under the NT Work Health and Safety (WHS) legislation. The course meets the requirements of the WHS Regulations for HSRs elected under the WHS Act. The course is suitable for persons who are currently elected as the HSR or deputy HSR under the WHS Act.
The refresher course will refresh the information and skills attained under the initial five day training course and assist HSRs to carry out their role and functions under the WHS legislation including:
- An understanding of how it applies to their role as elected Health and Safety Representatives (HSR).
- An understanding of the Work Health and Safety (WHS) legislation.
- The additional knowledge and skills regarding their powers under the WHS legislation to issue Provisional Improvement Notices (PINs) and direct unsafe work to cease.
Refresher training can only be undertaken by HSRs that have completed the initial HSR 5 day training program.
It is a requirement that the HSR refresher training must be completed once every 12 months. Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a statement of attendance.