Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) Northern - EMA Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

EMA Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Gain knowledge spanning OH&S legislative, best practice principles and Health and Safety systems application.
Who’s this programme for?

This programme is ideal for all managers, supervisors, advanced Health and Safety Representatives and workers involved in Health and Safety systems and management. It provides the learner with the knowledge to be an effective contributor to workplace Health and Safety systems management.

What you’ll learn:

Insights into best practices in workplace Health and Safety, enabling you to review and improve your organisation’s OH&S management practices. You’ll gain increased skills in practical workplace OH&S systems management, spanning legislative knowledge, best practice principles and Health and Safety systems application. This programme is an excellent stepping stone to further study, including the NZ Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety Practice (Level 4) and the NZ Diploma in Workplace Health and Safety Management (Level 6)​.

Where and when: four two-day modules: 9am – 4pm

After, you’ll be able to…
  • Recognise competencies associated with the prevention of common workplace injuries and the safe operation of equipment
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the HSW Act, legislative requirements, good workplace health and safety practices
  • Identify, assess and manage hazards and risks
  • Use the required levels of workplace communication in regards to health and safety
  • Demonstrate awareness of the benefits of good workplace health and safety practices on yourselves, families and the wider community.

Members: $3,500 + GST,  
Non-Member: $4,100 + GST​

Register your interest:
Talk to Joe Boyle - Training Portfolio manager today to discuss your suitability for this course

E: joe.boyle@ema.co.nz | P: +64 9 367 0996​​

Note: This is not a NZQA approved course. The EMA is currently preparing programme approval and accreditation applications to gain NZQA approval to deliver the New Zealand Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety Practice (Level 3). In the meantime, learners who achieve the unit standards attached to this course will have this added to their NZ Record of Achievement from NZQA.​


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