ASTRA is a WHSQ endorsed delivery provider.
Initial Health and Safety Representative (HSR) program is designed to give participants practical knowledge and skills to liaise with other staff to identify Work Health and safety (WHS) issues.
HSRs elected by their work group members are entitled to attend this WHSQ approved five (5) day training course within three months of making a request for such training to their PCBU. Employers are required allow the HSR to take time off work to attend this training under the QLD WHS Act 2011.
HSRs are also entitled to attend ASTRA’s 1-day refresher program at least every three years, with the entitlement to the first refresher training commencing three years after the initial training (as per Section 21 of the Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 (Qld). Click here to find out more about the 1-day refresher.
On completion of this program, participants will receive WorkCover Queensland Health and Safety Representative Training Statement of Completion for:
- Health and Safety Representative Training
This statement is issued by ASTRA Group Services – RTO 31544.