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Victorian Health and Safety Representatives Network

Event start date: 21/02/2024
In partnership with WorkSafe Victoria, NDS is running a series of network meetings for Health and Safety Representatives at disability service organisations.

Choice and Supported Informed Decision Making Workshop

Event start date: 21/02/2024
Available now - scheduled by arrangement: ThisLearn how to support informed decision making and what to document in a 3 hour workshop held over Zoom and open to Managers, Team...

NDS Home and Living Network

Event start date: 22/02/2024
NDS invites disability service providers offering supports in the home to join our Home and Living Network meetings.

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Mental Health Recognition and Response for Disability Support Workers

Event start date: 1/03/2024
This six-hour workshop will help disability support workers to identify and manage psychosocial risks that are often complex.

National Remote and Very Remote Community of Practice

Event start date: 21/03/2024
NDS invites members to join the National Remote and Very Remote Community of Practice (CoP) to discuss practice and business in the bush.

Work Health and Safety awareness and duty of care (incorporating general Manual Handling)

Outside a building a pathway has a yellow sign on it that says caution wet floor. To the right is a green background with white text that says Proudly distributed in partnership with Cerebral Palsy Alliance
Location: eLearning
Date: 31/12/2099

Available now - secure your booking for 2024.

Course overview:

What you’ll learn:

  • WHS Legislation Basics
  • Fostering Safe Environments
  • Hazard Identification
  • Risk Mitigation Strategies
  • Incidence Response
  • Legal Compliance
  • General Manual Handling
  • Safe Lifting Strategies

Delivery information:

Duration and format: 60 minutes - online eLearning module
Essential for: Individuals across various industries, locations, and roles. Whether you're an employee, manager, or supervisor, this course is relevant to you.
NDIS Practice Standards tags: Provider Governance and Operational Management, Risk Management
Suggested refresher schedule: Every 12 months

Why choose this course?

In the care sector, prioritising safety and well-being is fundamental, as it directly influences the quality of care you provide to both employees and those under your care. This course is essential for all staff at your organisation, including frontline workers and those in head office or support roles. This course equips your team with the knowledge and skills needed to identify, address, and prevent Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) hazards, risks, and incidents. By selecting this training, you're ensuring a safer, more secure future for your organisation and the people it serves.

What content does the course cover?

This course empowers learners to actively participate in creating a safer work environment and underscores their essential role in workplace safety. The key content areas covered include:

  • Understanding the Workplace Health and Safety Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Act, which explains the laws that ensure workplace safety.
  • Creating a culture of safety and well-being in your team, no matter where they work in the company.
  • Building skills to identify and deal with workplace safety hazards, making the workplace safer.
  • Knowing how to respond when workplace safety incidents occur, keeping everyone safe and following the law.
  • Learning injury prevention principles, including safe manual handling techniques, and understanding back care anatomy.

Course completion requires:

Successful completion of the compulsory quizzes included throughout the learning.

Certification:

Once successfully completed, learners will be issued with a digital certificate of completion

Flexible learning access:

Our learning materials are accessible through two options: directly on our Learner Management system (LMS) or by using our SCORMs, which can be hosted on your organisation's own LMS.

For groups:

We offer our course through a license agreement designed for large groups. This is a cost-effective option, especially when multiple courses are bought together. If you choose to pay for multiple years upfront, you will also get extra discounts.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for anyone working in the sector.

Cost:

Individual access: $49.50 including GST for 12 months. 


Proudly distributed in partnership with Cerebral Palsy Alliance Training Alliance.

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact the Learn and Develop Team, submit enquiry/feedback

For technical support with the eLearning training platform, please contact helpdesk@etrainu.com, 07 3114 2958 or access the online helpdesk