Health and Safety Representative

POA

Purpose

The purpose of this standard is for representatives to explain and demonstrate the overall role and
functions of a Health and Safety Representative in a New Zealand workplace.

Course Objectives

  • Explain the role and functions of the Health and Safety Representative under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and its Regulations;
  • Explain the role of a Health and Safety Representative as an advocate for workers;
  • Identify the obligations of a PCBU and WorkSafe New Zealand towards the Health and Safety Representative;
  • Describe the risk management process and the importance of communicating with workers and management;
  • Describe and demonstrate the powers and obligations that a health and safety representative has in terms of issuing a provisional improvement notice (PIN) and how and when to direct a worker to cease unsafe work.

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For 10 or more participants, NZ Survivor will have a trainer come to your workplace.

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Description

One Day

Attendance Numbers:
Minimum: 8
Maximum: 15

NZQA Unit Standard

29315
Describe the role and functions of the Health and Safety Representative in a New Zealand workplace.