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EDU Health & Safety MELB MAY 2017
date 11 May 2017
Time 8.30am - 5.30pm
city Melbourne
location Grant Thornton, Level 30, 525 Collins St
state Victoria
contact Kelly Jones - 02 9033 1971
Ticket Prices Members $855.00
Non-members $1280.00
all dollar amounts are tax inc
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Understand the benefits of a best-practice OH&S system
This one-day course covers health and safety standards AS/NZS 4801 and OHSAS 18001 and provides an understanding of the various clauses within these standards so you can effectively apply them within your village.
This course can be undertaken as a stand-alone program or as an elective towards the Village Management Industry Diploma.

In a retirement village community, taking care of resident well-being is your top priority. Your organisation cannot afford to ignore its occupational health and safety obligations; and implicit in the successful management of Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) is the development of an effective management system. Retirement villages must comply with the latest legislation and maintain a safe working environment beneficial to both residents and staff.

Our trainers will explain each of the clauses within health and safety standards AS/NZS 4801 and OHSAS 18001 in detail as well as conveying th importance of a robust workplace health and safety system within your retirement village.

This course will help you understand the benefits of a best-practice OH&S system including improved safety and protection for both residents and staff, increased productivity, improved trust fom residents and employees, a reduction in liability and a limitation of both costs and productivity downtime.

  • Understand the background and implications of health and safety management systems within a retirement village
  • How to devise an effective OH&S policy
  • Overview of OHSAS 18001 and AS/NZS 4801 and integration with other management system standards
  • Understanding key OH&S legislation and regulations
  • Clarifying the various clauses of OHSAS 18001 and AS/NZS 4801
  • Establish the requirements of certification and how to implement these.


  • Village managers looking to improve their workplace health & safety systems
  • Anyone involved in the health and safety management of a retirement community

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Cancellation policy

All cancellations must be requested in writing however no refunds will be given to cancellations made less than five (5) business days prior to the event as catering arrangements have already been confirmed. We are happy to accept a replacement at no additional cost.

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Registrations are for individual delegates only and cannot be split or shared between multiple people. Payment is required prior to the event. The Property Council of Australia reserves the right to alter speaker/s or program of events or cancel the event in its entirety. The Property Council of Australia reserves the right to refuse entry to or remove from the premises any person who it considers (in their sole and absolute discretion) is causing annoyance. Your registration is accepted on the basis of these conditions. The collection of individual registration details is primarily so that we can register you and your colleagues for the event. The information will be stored in the Property Council’s database and may be used for future marketing of Property Council events and may also be provided to the event sponsors. If you do not wish your details to be made available to external parties, we ask that you notify us by a written request to the Property Council Database Manager. Property Council often undertakes or facilitates photography and/or video at our events and conferences. These images and footage may be used in future promotions that include but are not limited to website, direct mail, marketing collateral, email, sales documents and other uses by Property Council of Australia. Should a registered participant seek to be excluded from such future uses of images, you must register your request with a Property Council staff member on the day of the designated event. No further correspondence or permissions will alternatively be sought.