Health & Safety Representative (HSR) Refresher



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

1 x 7 hours


In order to be eligible to complete the HSR refresher training course, prior to the commencement of training, all participants must provide proof that they have previously completed the five-day course of initial training in work health and safety or the gap training course prior to 31 December 2012. Evidence to be accepted is the original course certificate issued by the SafeWork NSW ATP.

Course Content

Session 1: Work Health and Safety (WHS) legislation Session 2: Consultation, Representation and Participation Session 3: Participating in consultation and issue resolution as a HSR Session 4: Monitoring PCBUs' management of work health and safety risks and notifiable incidents Session 5: Provisional Improvement Notices (PINs) and ceasing unsafe work