JCU Managers/Supervisors WHS Essentials

This course provides Manager/Supervisors with the skills and knowledge required to become familiar with their WHS responsibilities for management or supervision of staff.

Audience:  ALL Staff

Learning Outcomes

  • Increase knowledge of WHS compliance, WHS responsibilities and duty of care
  • Understand the importance of creating and leading a safe and healthy workplace
  • Increase skills in ensuring WHS consultation in the workplace
  • Outline how to report and respond to a health and safety incidents
  • Understand Managers/Supervisors risk management requirements
  • Become aware of Health Safety and Environment Induction and training requirements for staff


  • WHS compliance and responsibilities - Duty of Care
  • WHS Management Systems
  • Safety Leadership in the Workplace to promote safety culture
  • Managing Risk
  • Investigating Incidents
  • WHS Consultation
  • Safety Training

Link to other courses: "WHS Risk Management Fundamental Training" – the HSE Unit recommends this workshop

Cost: No Cost

Duration: 2 hours Face to Face/Video Conferencing/Zoom

Facilitator: WHS Training and Communications Advisor whstraining@jcu.edu.au or 07 478 14429

To Register:  Nominate Using My HR Online (Staff) Course Code SM006 or contact whstraining@jcu.edu.au

Wednesday 24 June 202010:00 am - 11:30 am All LocationsZoom

Contact the WHS Training and Communications Advisor to organise a customised session and time for other JCU off site locations.

Raelene Fewquandie - whstraining@jcu.edu.au or 07 478 14429.