Health and safety representative training entitlements

Information about health and safety representative training entitlements.
Last updated

Sep 2010

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What it contains

HSRs are elected representatives for employees in a workplace. It’s important for HSRs to receive training and knowledge to perform their roles. This guide advises employers about the training HSRs are entitled to attend. It explains:

  • which types of training employers must let HSRs attend
  • how to work with HSRs to determine which training courses they should attend
  • how much a HSR is paid when attending training
  • who pays for training
  • what to do when training is outside normal working hours