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Training for Safety and Health Representatives

Edith Cowan University (ECU) is pleased to provide Training Services Australia's (TSA) WorkSafe Accredited training for Safety and Health Representatives.

Held at our Joondalup campus, TSA'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.

Who should attend?

Current or prospective Safety and Health Representatives in your organisation.

Upcoming dates for 2018

3 April 2018 (Refresher only, 1 day)

30 April - 4 May 2018

23 - 27 July 2018

27 - 31 Aug 2018

29 Oct - 2 Nov 2018

Making a Booking

To book your place please visit the TSA website below:

The ECU courses are listed under "Joondalup (ECU)", please click the date you wish to register for and fill out the registration form.


Full 5 Day Course - $900

2 day refresher - $550

1 day dedicated refresher - $330

Refresher Training

A dedicated 1 day refresher course is being run at ECU Joondalup on the 3rd of April 2018 for $330. You may register at the below link.

For additional refresher courses, you may either register for a 2 day refresher as part of any of the 5 day courses above by contacting TSA on the contact details below. Or you can register for a dedicated refresher course at the following link:

Need further information?

If you would like further information or have queries about these courses, please contact ECU or TSA using the following details:

Phone: (08) 9422 6444

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

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