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Short Courses

Bullying and Harassment in the workplace

BullyingBullying and harassment has become a huge topic throughout Australia. SafetyFirst only saw it fit to develop a specific course covering bullying and harassment in the workplace.

This course covers topics such as:

  • What is and what isn't bullying in the workplace
  • Responsibilities of employees
  • Responsibilities of employers
  • Penalties that may apply to bullying behavior
  • Characteristics of a workplace bully
  • The negative effects a bully has on a working environment
  • What to do if you feel bullied at work
  • True leadership qualities

Drugs and Alcohol in the Workplace

drugs and alcohol in the workplaceThis course outlines the basics for how to deal with workers under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol whilst at work and all employee responsibilities regarding these substances and the working environment. 

You will assess you on:

  • Duty of care and the law forAlcohol and other drug useIdentifying alcohol and other drug related risks
    • Managers
    • Employers
    • Workers
    • Self employed persons
  • Studies on the negative effects of alcohol inside and outside of the workplace
  • First steps to take when dealing with intoxicated workers
  • Reporting alcohol and other drug use in the workplace
  • Information, education and training
  • Counselling and support
  • Disciplinary procedures

Working in Confined Spaces

confined spaceThis course outlines the basics of what is and what isn’t a confined space as well as what you need to know before entering a confined space.

You will be assessed on:

  • What is and isn't a confined space
  • Things you need to know about confined spaces
  • Risks associated with confined spaces
  • Airborne contaminants and other dangers found in confined spaces 
  • confined space entry flow charts
  • Who in Australia has a duty of care regarding confined spaces