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Training for Safety and Health Representatives

Edith Cowan University (ECU) is pleased to provide Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (CCI) WorkSafe Accredited training for Safety and Health Representatives.

Held at our Joondalup campus, CCI’s accredited five-day course will provide your representatives with information and skills to enable them to effectively carry out their role - as defined under Section 33 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act.

By participating in the training, Safety & Health Representatives will learn how to:

  • apply the legislative requirements to the workplace;
  • apply the principles of Risk Management by participating in and conducting a workplace inspection;
  • apply the techniques of accident investigation;
  • assist the employer in the development of accident prevention, controls and systems; and
  • effectively communicate with the employer and employees on safety and health matters.

About the course

It is held across one week, i.e. Monday to Friday. The course commences at 8.30am daily with a half-hour lunch break and concludes around 4.15pm. Tea and coffee is included and ECU provides facilities for the purchase of meals.

Further qualifications

If you are interested in further Safety and Health studies we recommend that you complete all the activities in the assessment workbook that can be obtained from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry upon request. To obtain an assessment workbook and prices for further Safety & Health studies please contact CCI Workplace Consulting on 08 9365 7500 or alternatively

Who should attend?

Current or prospective Safety and Health Representatives in your organisation.

Upcoming dates for 2017

2 – 6 Oct 2017

27 – 1 Dec 2017

To book your place please download and complete our registration form. Please fax your registration to 6304 2944 or email it to

Refresher training

Safety and Health representatives undertaking subsequent terms of office may elect to undertake refresher training by participating in a 1 day refresher program at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry or alternatively attend the Tuesday and Thursday of the above courses at ECU.


For the 5 day course:

$946.00 GST inclusive. More than two people on one course $913.00 GST inclusive

For the refresher at ECU:

$385.00 GST inclusive

Need further information?

If you are interested in attending any of the training sessions or would like further information, please contact us by:


Phone: (08) 6304 2162 or (08) 6304 2302

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