Coastal OHS provides an industry-leading 1-day WHS Committee Training course. This course is accredited with third-party certification aligned with ISO 29993:2017, the only health and safety training course with this certification in Australia.

When it comes to working situations, safety is supreme. As the experts in safety training, we have developed an in-depth yet streamlined WHS Committee Training Program. Our course highlights industry best practices designed to meet world-class education standards and delivered by experts in their profession. 

Our program has been developed for self-directed online completion for NSW, VIC, QLD, ACT & WA. For customised live delivery onsite or via zoom in any state or territory in Australia or New Zealand contact our team.

This course benefits the workplace as a whole and the attendees who share their knowledge and training as they seek to communicate and collaborate with workers to develop better safety standards and practices in their workplace.

Our expert training aids in health and safety committees to collaborate with other members in their working environment to decrease safety incidents and enhance working conditions. Additionally, the course educates attendees on legal compliance and teaches best practices for reporting incidents and reducing business disruptions.
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Safety Committee Course Outline

Topics Covered

WHS laws

The Legal Framework, Duty Holders & Consultation under the WHS Act 2011.

Functions of Health and Safety Committees

Legal functions of Health and Safety Committees and many examples of activities a Health and Safety Committee may get involved in.

Communication Skills

Meeting, presentation and communication skills, problem solving.

Risk Management

Risk management principles, onsite workplace safety inspection, WHS program design & systems.

Emergency Preparedness

Elements of an emergency response plan.

Incident Investigation

Incident investigation tools, skills and case study.

Safety Psychology

Reducing the riskiness of behaviours – Real Life case study that achieved an instant steep reduction in incidents through the use of novel training techniques.

Course Outcomes

Course Duration

The course runs over 7 hours.


The course assessment is informal and includes, written/multiple choice questions, group work, risk management practical and facilitator led role play.

Course Award

Certificate of Successful Completion.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help organizations provide a safe working environment for Australia’s 12.6 million workers. We take pride in delivering the highest quality courses delivered by highly experienced industry trainers.

Not All Health and Safety Committee Courses are Created Equal!

Independent third party certification aligned with ISO 29993:2017 by Exemplar Global, is proof that this course meets the highest international industry recognized standards for learning services.

What is ISO 29993:2017?

ISO 29993:2017 Learning services outside formal education – Service requirements, is an international standard published by the International Organization for Standardization or ISO.

Who is the International Organization for Standardization or ISO?

ISO is an independent, non governmental international organization with their head office in Geneva Switzerland. They have a worldwide membership of 164 standards organizations including Standards Australia.

Through its members, ISO brings together experts from all over the world to develop international standards.

ISO Standards are made by Industry for Industry.

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We deliver bespoke training to your company on-site or live via Zoom ANYWHERE in Australia. Contact us for a quotation.
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