Work Health and Safety Training and Induction WHS Risk Management Fundamentals

WHS Risk Management Fundamentals

To assist all staff and students to identify hazards in the workplace and assess risks to implement safety controls for a safe and healthy environment in the workplace.

Audience:  All staff and students – required by all staff and Post Graduate Students to complete within 3 months of commencement at JCU

Learning Outcomes

  • Be aware of the legal requirements governing risk assessments
  • Understand how risk assessments align with JCU Health Safety Management System
  • Identify and apply the key stages of a risk management process
  • Be able to carry out a risk assessment in the workplace


  • JCU Work Health and Safety Risk Management
  • Communication and consultation
  • Identifying and analysing workplace hazards
  • Assessing risk associated with those hazards
  • Selecting appropriate actions and controls to reduce risk
  • Reviewing of control measures

Link to other Courses: "RiskWare System Use Training" – after completion of this course HSE Unit recommends participants complete RiskWare System Use Training

Cost: No Cost

Duration: 1.5 Hours Face to face/Video Conferencing or online video (60 minutes)

Facilitator: WHS Training and Communication Advisor, 07 478 14429

To Register: Using My HR Online (Staff) Course Code SS025 or contact

Monday 22nd February 202110:30 am - 12:00 pmBebegu Yumba (Townsville)Building 142 Room 033
Monday 22nd February 202110;30 am - 12:00 pm Nguma-bada (Cairns)Building E002 Room 111
Thursday 25th March 202110.30am - 12:00 pm Bebegu Yumba (Townsville)Building 142 Room 033
Thursday 25th March 202110:30 am - 12:00 pmNguma-bada (Cairns)Building E002 Room 111
Wednesday 21 April 20211:00 pm - 2:30 pm ZOOMZOOM

Cairns Sessions are delivered using video conferencing