Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) play an important role in ensuring a safe and healthy work environment and are the ideal means for representing workers in health and safety consultations with the organisation. However, in order for HSRs to improve health and safety in the workplace, they need to understand how to meet their responsibilities.
This course has therefore been designed to provide the learner with basic information on their functions and powers as an HSR. It is not, however, an approved HSR training course as per the Work Health and Safety Act.
At the completion of this course, learners should be able to: