Health and Safety: Embracing, Integrating and Engaging

5 October 2017

    Start Time: 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Location: Dunedin
  • Venue: Otago Chamber of Commerce, Level 3, 442 Moray Place, Dunedin

For businesses getting to grips with the Health and Safety at Work Act, we look at what has changed and how to embrace the concepts in your business.

This is a good overview of the requirements and their basic integration into management practices.  Designed to inform, up skill and move forward. 

Aimed at managers, small business owners and health and safety representatives.

Content

  • Legislative requirements covered by law, hazard and risk, accidents, contractors, management and worker participation
  • People and Culture
  • Systems how health and safety can integrate with your business systems
  • Risk management
  • Behaviours and practices that support health and safety
  • How to monitor and progress what you are doing in your business
  • Reviewing progress in your business and planning for the future

Presenter:  Judy Currie RN, Grad Dip OSH, GCTLT
Workplace Health and Safety Consultant and Occupational Health Nurse

Judy has been involved in Health and Safety for the last 25 years as an occupational health nurse and workplace health and safety consultant.  This varied and committed involvement has given her a background of experience, knowledge and an understanding of the complexity involved in a wide range of businesses. Judy has worked in industries such as tourism, small businesses, manufacturing, health, local council, civil construction, mining and has worked with both small and large business across NZ. This provides insights into what works in business, as well as years of health and safety training, gives an understanding about how to engage.

Judy has been a contributing member of the HASANZ leadership group which is working with WorkSafe NZ and ACC to improve the standing of health and safety professionals in NZ, as a representative for Occupational Health Nurses. Judy continues to work in advisory roles that include the provision of training, policy, systems management and occupational health monitoring for small, medium and large New Zealand enterprises.

 


 

 *PLEASE NOTE:  

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For a full refund to be given, cancellation must be received no less than 48 hours prior to the workshop date.

For details and other training options, call the training team on 03 479 0181 or email training@otagochamber.co.nz

Register

$517.50 NZD (incl. GST)