Safety Leadership Suite


Safety Leadership Suite

How does your workplace promote and manage work health and safety? Do your workers know your organisation’s work health and safety (WHS) procedures?

Managers and supervisors are responsible for ensuring a safe work environment for everyone. The Safety Leadership suite contains online courses designed to help those leaders understand and manage WHS issues.

The suite comprises five courses designed to form a part of an organisation’s WHS strategy, and should be supported by organisation-specific policies and procedures.

Business outcomes

By implementing the courses in this suite, your organisation can:

  • facilitate a culture of best-practice WHS standards
  • improve worker behaviour in relation to WHS
  • reduce the incidence of workplace injuries, accidents and near misses
  • minimise the risk of exposure to prosecution
  • minimise increases in the cost of WorkCover premiums
  • protect its brand and reputation
  • promote the importance of a safe work environment for all.

Target audience

The content contained in this course is suitable for leaders:

  • in the public and private sectors
  • across all industries.

Courses available in suite

Course name Topics covered Duration
Incident Management
  • Reporting incidents
  • Investigating incidents
20 minutes
Making and Reviewing Emergency Plans
  • Being prepared
  • How to formulate an emergency plan
  • Reviewing your emergency plan
20 minutes
Managing Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Managing commitment
  • Reasons to create and embrace a safety culture
  • What to do to reduce risk
20 minutes
Communication, Consultation and Cooperation
  • Why consultation is important
  • When to consult with workers
  • Effective consultation
  • How to consult with workers
  • How to consult, cooperate and coordinate activities
20 minutes
Risk Management in the Workplace
  • Following the risk management process
  • Consulting your workers
  • How to identify a risk
  • How to assess a risk
  • The hierarchy of risk control
20 minutes
Total duration:  100 minutes

For further information, please refer to the individual course information sheets for each title in this suite.

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