Health & Safety Representative (HSR) – 5 day training course



Australian Training & Consulting (ATAC) is a SafeWork NSW approved training provider of Health & Safety Representative (HSR) training courses in NSW, approval number; RTO800169

Assessment Description

Class participation and classroom observation.

Who should attend

This course can be undertaken by elected HSR’s, Health and Safety committee members, managers and supervisors or anyone within an organisation who has an interest in Work Health & Safety.


Course Type

Short Course

Group Size

8 to 20

Course Aims

The HSR course will provide elected HSR members with information and skills under the new Work Health & Safety Act and provide representatives with an understanding of the requirements and how it applies to them and their workplace.

Course Size

5 x 6 hours



Course Content

Day 1: Interpreting the WHS legislative framework and identifying key parties and their legislative obligations and duties Day 2: Establishing representation in the workplace under the WHS Act Day 3: Effective consultation: Participation in issue resolution and monitoring risk controls as a HSR Day 4: Monitoring PCBUs' management of work health and safety: workplace inspections, recording findings and 'notifiable incidents' Day 5: Issuing a Provisional Improvement Notice (PIN) and directing the cessation of unsafe work