Health and Safety Training

The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, emphasises the need to provide employees with instruction, information and training necessary to ensure their health and safety. Providing employees with health and safety information and training reduces the chance of them suffering injuries or ill health.

Intro to Health & Safety Management- Level 3

Intro to Health & Safety Management- Level 3

People credited with these unit standards are able to: Identify and describe legislative rights and responsibilities for workplace health and safety; describe the systems approach to workplace health and safety; and explain how hazards are defined in the HSWA (2015). There is pre and post course work for this course including reading and researching

NZQA Unit Standards: 497, 30265, 17593, 19522
Duration: 3 Days
on application
Prevent Back Injury

Prevent Back Injury

People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe the structure and function of the spine; identify the risk factors for occupational back injury; identify back care techniques; and identify work place control measures to reduce the risk of back injury

NZQA Unit Standards: 17592
Duration: 1 Day
on application
 Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety

People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of the effects of electrical accidents on humans and property; demonstrate knowledge of safe work practices with electrical equipment in relation to the prevention of electrical accidents; and explain the correct response to electrical accidents and injuries.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17586
Duration: 4 Hours
on application
Manual Handling

Manual Handling

This unit standard is for people who require basic knowledge and skills for the manual handling of goods in the workplace. People credited with this unit standard are able, in the workplace, to: demonstrate knowledge of types of manual handling risks; describe injury risk reduction measures for manual handling; use safe manual handling practices with mechanical aids; and use safe manual handling practices without mechanical aids.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17459
Duration: 4-6 Hours
on application
Hearing Conservation

Hearing Conservation

People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: the mechanism of hearing, and the causes of hearing impairment; how sound intensity is measured, the hearing comfort zone, and the effects of noise on the hearing mechanism; types of, and the benefits of using, hearing protection equipment; and workplace hearing protection programme requirements.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17594
Duration: 4-6 Hours
on application
Management of Discomfort, Pain and Injury (DPI)

Management of Discomfort, Pain and Injury (DPI)

This unit standard is for people involved in the prevention and management of DPI in the workplace. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe what is meant by DPI; outline the groups of contributory factors and how they combine to result DPI; describe contributory factors individuals and workplaces need to consider when preventing and managing DPI; and outline measures used to manage the risks to staff experiencing DPI.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17591
Duration: 2 Days
TBA
Manager Hazard Identification and Control

Manager Hazard Identification and Control

This unit standard is for people working with health and safety professionals to develop and implement a hazard management system.

NZQA Unit Standards: 5616
Duration: 1 day or as an assignment
On applicaton
Evaluating OHS Standards and Practice

Evaluating OHS Standards and Practice

This unit standard is for people who are working with health and safety professionals to undertake an occupational health and safety audit.

NZQA Unit Standards: 5619
Duration: 2 Days or on assignment
Incident Investigation

Incident Investigation

People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain why workplace accidents need to be reported and investigated; explain the concepts of multiple causation and root-cause analysis; detail an incident investigation process using a hypothetical incident; and produce an incident investigation report based on a documented incident.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17601
Duration: 1 Day
On application
Health & Safety Management for Contractors

Health & Safety Management for Contractors

People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify the legislative and organisational health and safety requirements for engaging contractors to perform work on site; explain how to manage the use of contractors on site to ensure compliance with legislative and organisational health and safety requirements; and explain contractor health and safety performance review requirements.

NZQA Unit Standards: 17595
Duration: 2 Days
on application
Roles of the Health & Safety Representative

Roles of the Health & Safety Representative

People credited with this unit standard are able to: define the role of the health and safety representative in the workplace; identify the requirements of the Health and Safety in Employment (HSE) Act 2015; outline the functions of hazard management under the HSE Act; identify the training requirements for hazard management under the HSE Act; identify the requirements for dealing with emergencies; identify the requirements for reporting, recording and investigating injury and incidents; and identify the requirements for rehabilitation under the Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation (IPRC) Act 2001.

NZQA Unit Standards: 29315
Duration: 2 Days
Price on application
Implement a Health and Safety Plan

Implement a Health and Safety Plan

This unit standard is for people who need to understand health and safety regulations and apply a prepared health and safety plan to a particular workplace. People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify workplace responsibilities arising out of health and safety legislation; apply a health and safety plan for a specified workplace; report an accident and an occurrence of serious harm in a specified workplace; and prepare to manage emergencies in a specified workplace.

NZQA Unit Standards: 15189
Duration: 1 Day
on application
Apply health and safety risk assessment to a job role

Apply health and safety risk assessment to a job role

Learners will be able to describe the principles of health and safety risk assessment; and apply health and safety risk assessment to a job role in accordance with regulatory requirements and industry good practice.

NZQA Unit Standards: 30265
Duration: 1 day
Hazard Identification

Hazard Identification

Apply hazard identification and risk assessment in the workplace

NZQA Unit Standards: 17602
Duration: 1 day
on application