Safety, Health and Wellbeing

Leaders Training - Occupational Safety & Health Legislation

Our role is to develop and assist in the implementation of the UWA safety, health and wellbeing programs in order to minimise the risk of injury, illness and property damage.

We provide consultancy and other services to promote best practice and legislative compliance in all University and related activities.

Further Information


Lee Harrington, Safety, Health and Wellbeing


9:00am - 1:00pm

Highly recommended adjunct course



Provide training on how requirements of the WA OH&S legislation apply to Leaders at the Executive, Mid and Operational levels.


  • Leaders play a vital role in achieving and maintaining safety standards at UWA. They are key advocates in promoting a culture in which safety is a priority and workplace injuries are not acceptable.
  • Customised training benefits Leaders from a range of work disciplines and locations. Flexibility exists in relation to combined face-to-face and online training, duration and participant numbers. Combined approach minimises the need for participants to be in scheduled training, but provides opportunity to workshop any concerns about the application of principles to participants working environment.

Training Modules:

  1. Online Component: A 30-minute introduction to OHS Legislation (OH&S Act 1984). Pre-requisite: The completion of UWA Induction.
  2. A 4-hour facilitated presentation. The presentation will focus on legal framework, obligations for managers and supervisors, reasonably practicable, acceptable, unacceptable risk, and due diligence. Pre-requisite: The completion of the online introductory course.
  3. A 4-hour facilitated presentation about executive obligations for health and safety. The presentation will focus on executive responsibilities in the context of key concepts of Due Diligence. Pre-requisite: None.


Online Component

  1. Go to
  2. Log into the LMS using your Pheme username and password
  3. Look under 'My Organisations' and click on Leaders Training - Occupational Safety & Health Legislation

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Module 2 - A 4-hour facilitated presentation.

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Personal Details

Date you will attend

Module 3 - A 4-hour facilitated presentation.

An invitation will be sent via Outlook

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