Welcome to the tenth edition of our Safety Changemakers enewsletter!
There is not long left to save 10% off the HeartSine Samaritan Pad 500P AED – scroll down to find out how!
We look forward to hearing from you and assisting with all your safety needs.
Chief Executive Officer
Fire and Safety Australia
Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is designed to give participants practical knowledge and skills to enable the provision of valid and timely WHS advice and assist with improving safety in the workplace.
The course covers a broad range of health and safety functions and responsibilities in the workplace including identifying hazards, assessing WHS risks, implementing strategies to control WHS risks and evaluating an organisation’s WHS performance.
The Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety provides participants with the knowledge and skills to:
- Implement and support the WHS management system.
- Prepare and advise workplace personnel for dealing with WHS issues.
- Understand WHS legislative requirements and assist with monitoring workplace compliance.
- Implement WHS initiatives and processes that support organisational WHS goals.
- Apply knowledge of risk assessment to contribute to the selection of risk-assessment techniques, tools, and processes for common hazards.
- Contribute to setting up and running of WHS consultation and participation processes.
A successful safety culture saves lives
The safety culture of a company is determined by the way employers and employees view safety in their workplace. Safe work Australia’s recent work-related injury fatalities statistics found that there were 191 work-related injury fatalities in 2017.
MEMBER WEBINAR SERIES
The NSCA Foundation is pleased to launch the free Member Webinar Series. These webinars will complement and enhance existing member resources. Register today for three upcoming webinars on respiratory protection, mental health from a construction perspective, and height safety codes.
Meet the faces who make up FSA
FSA has a team of more than 90 professionals located across every State and Territory of Australia. All our trainers are former fire-fighters, emergency services workers or safety professionals.
Find out more about what inspires our people…
Safety Industry News
WorkSafe Victoria recently issued a safety alert about the dangers of working in confined spaces, following an incident in which an apprentice died while working in an open-ended tanker.
Emergency Response Training
Our trainer John provided a memorable experience for students by acting as the patient during delivery of Emergency Response training recently for one of our clients in Tasmania.
Follow our Facebook page for more interesting photos and stories.
Save 10% off the 500P AED – order by 30 April 2019
Fire and Safety Australia are offering 10% off the HeartSine Samaritan 500P.
The Samaritan 500P contains technology that determines through the defibrillation pads, whether your compressions are in fact effective and provides the rescuer with feedback based on cardiac output and other clinical factors. Other AEDs at best give feedback using superficial factors during CPR.
Use code AED10 to redeem this special – offer ends 30 April 2019
|Health and Safety Representatives Initial|
(WorkSafe ACT Approved)
|May 06 - 10|
|Manual Handling||May 06|
|Provide First Aid||May 13|
|Enter Confined Space||May 14 - 15|
|Inspect and Test|
Fire Blankets & Fire Extinguishers
|Fire Extinguisher, Fire Warden|
& Chief Fire Warden
|Health and Safety Committee||May 29|