Training

4. Health and Safety Training

This is section 4 of 10 to be included in your submission.

Organisations should have effective policies and procedures for identifying health and safety training needs for all job functions at all levels within the organisation, specific training required by legislation and emergency preparedness. The policies and procedures should identify the needs at all levels within the organisation and may include contractors and visitors. Evidence should include identified health and safety training, courses organised and examples of course contents, competence of trainers, and training records.

Supporting evidence required in key areas associated with this section must include current evidence of implementation and review. Examples of the evidence required:

  • Training needs matrix;
  • Health and safety training for job functions;
  • Statutory training;
  • Induction training;
  • Emergency Preparedness training (in support of section six), etc;
  • Other training specific to the organisation (e.g. driver, asbestos, etc);
  • Policies and procedures relevant to the above;
  • Evidence of implementation of the above.