Health and Safety for HDR Candidates

HDR candidates must attend this session at least once during the first 12 months of candidature (full-time equivalent).

This interactive workshop provides HDR candidates with the skills and knowledge about work place health and safety. It is designed to increase your awareness of safety and educate you about the policies and procedures at JCU designed to make it a healthy and safe place to learn and work. The main topics covered will be:

  • Policies and Procedures
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Incident and Hazard reporting using RiskWare
  • Risk Management
  • Injury Prevention
  • Hazardous Chemicals
  • Biosafety
  • Quarantine
  • Drugs and Poisons
  • Laboratory  Safety
  • Radiation
  • Field trips
CairnsTuesday 19 March 20192:30pm to 4:30pmB1-020
TownsvilleTuesday 26 March 20192:30pm to 4:30pmJCU Halls of Residence, Endeavour Room
TownsvilleWednesday 18 September 201912:00pm to 2:00pmJCU Halls of Residence, Endeavour Room
CairnsWednesday 2 October 201912:00pm to 2:00pmD3-063

Registrations open 6 weeks prior to the workshop date via CareerHub.