Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) Northern - Health and Safety for Managers and Supervisors - An Introduction (Webinar)

Health and Safety for Managers and Supervisors - An Introduction (Webinar)

The ideal introduction to Health & Safety regulations, responsibilities and practices for managers, conveniently delivered online

Who’s this course for?
Employers, managers and supervisors, in any type or size of organisation, will benefit from the understanding of their legal Health & Safety obligations this course gives them.

What’s included?

  • The legislative framework in NZ, how it affects the roles of managing Health & Safety risk in the workplace: management roles, worker roles, the Primary Duties of Care and Specific Duties of  a PCBU and an Officer’s duties of due diligence
  • Introduction to Regulations and Codes of Practice
  • Principles of a Health & Safety management system
  • Employee participation, and the role of the Health and Safety  Representative.

What you’ll learn:

This 90-minute live webcast provides supervisors and managers with an ideal introduction to their roles and responsibilities in workplace Health & Safety. It will increase your knowledge of how to manage relevant processes, and how to communicate Health & Safety best practice effectively, to create a safe place to work.

After, you’ll be able to…

  • Better understand the New Zealand legislative framework
  • Help with set-up and maintenance of practical, effective Health & Safety systems.
  • Encourage employee involvement in Health & Safety
  • Be more proactive in preventing illness and injuries in your workplace
  • Assist in motivating all staff to make safety improvements in your workplace.​

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