INDUCTION

Contractor Induction (Low Risk)

Price: $50.00 (Incl. GST)

Course Overview

 

Everyone has the right to a safe and healthy work environment. In order to create a hazard and incident free work environment, everyone must contribute and do their part to help create, maintain and improve the safety of the workplace.

This course targets contractors in an office environment, focusing on their safety obligations and responsibilities. It provides an outline of the key risk areas in the workplace, ranging from arranging a workspace correctly, to responding to bomb threats or fires appropriately.

 

 

Key Content

 

  • Duty of care;
  • Contractor responsibilities;
  • Hazard and risk management;
  • Incident reporting;
  • Common workplace hazards;
  • Slips, trips and falls;
  • Ergonomics and posture;
  • Chemical and electrical hazards;
  • Exercises and stretching;
  • Coping with stress;
  • Discrimination, harassment and bullying;
  • Hygiene;
  • Emergencies in the office;
  • Evacuation procedures.

 

 

 

Learning Outcomes

 

At the completion of this induction, learners should be able to:

 

  • Explain their WHS responsibilities;
  • Identify potential hazards in the workplace;
  • Control hazards to minimise the risk of injury and incidents;
  • Report hazards and incidents in the workplace;
  • Respond and react appropriately to emergency situations.