Governance Responsibility for Health and Safety

Date 15 June, 2017 | Time 9.00am - 12.00pm

Venue OSEA, 64 Arena Avenue, Invercargill

Event Description

All leaders need an awareness of workplace health and safety obligations. This workshop will provide you with an introduction to the basic knowledge needed for evaluating the safety performance of your organisation so that you can meet the due diligence requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act.

Designed for

Directors of companies, elected council and school board members, employers, managers, or anyone with health and safety responsibility.

Learning content
  • Essential health and safety concepts and their meanings in relation to due diligence
  • The key health and safety duties of the Health and Safety at Work Act
  • How to measure risk and safety performance
  • How leadership can improve safety culture and performance
  • Developing a plan to meet your due diligence duties

Half day

This Employers’ Otago Southland workshop is registered for the NZTE Capability Development voucher programme. | Regional Business Partner Network event reference OSEA396


Small and medium size businesses may qualify for vouchers to help pay for services such as training workshops, courses and coaching that build the management capabilities of their owners, operators and key managers. Approved businesses will receive a voucher for up to 50% of the course investment fee.

For more information on the NZTE Capability Development voucher programme or to find your local Regional Business Partner please visit

Ticket Cost
Chamber Member $357.5 + GST
Non Member $450 + GST
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