Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) Northern - Workplace Health and Safety Fundamentals - For Managers and Owners, eLearning

Workplace Health and Safety Fundamentals - For Managers and Owners, eLearning

This online course will give you an all-round overview of the Health and Safety at Work Act and what it means for you and your business
EMA Member: $80 + GST

Non-Member: $135 + GST

Where & when
Available online to suit your timing, with no travel required. 

Around 120 minutes to complete, but time, duration and sessions are flexible.

To register on this course, click on the button below.


Who’s this course for?

Foundation: Know, Comprehend and Apply

Manager, team leaders or business owners that need to have a fundamental understanding of health and safety legislation in NZ and compliance requirements under the HSW Act.

What you’ll learn:

This course is a fundamental overview of the Health and Safety at Work Act, and is suitable for both employees and well as business owners and management looking to get a broad understanding of the key concepts and terminology, roles and responsibilities and the main compliance requirements under the HSW Act.

Where and when: Learn at your own pace, but this course should ideally take around 60 minutes to complete. You can complete the course across multiple sessions if you choose to.  

Various interactive learning tools such as simulated scenarios, activities and quizzes are used to deliver the learning objectives for the course. There are also summative assessments at the end of each section 

that need to be successfully completed in order to pass the course and gain certification. 

What's included?

  • ​Introduction to the HSWA
  • The New Roles
  • Duties of a PCBU
  • Duties of an Officer
  • Workers, Their Rights and Responsibilities
  • Worker Engagement and Participation
  • Understanding Risk
  • Managing Risk
  • Reporting and Investigation
  • Enforcement of the HSWA

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