Health and Safety Representative (HSR) Course QLD

Health and Safety Representative (QLD)  

HSR Approved Course: WHSQ-HSR-NCB0 

Well trained and competent Health and Safety Representatives provide value to the organisation by managing health and safety in their workplace. They have an understanding of the Queensland Workplace Health and Safety Act and develop their skills to understand their role as a Health and Safety Representative in Queensland.

KINNECT’s Health and Safety Representative Course is one of the leading HSR Courses in Queensland. It offers students many benefits including:

Gain the knowledge and skills required to enter the Health and Safety Industry;
Gain the knowledge and application of legislative Health and Safety frameworks;
Learn how to identify hazards and implement controls;
Become a Health and Safety Leader in your Workplace.

The KINNECT Health and Safety Representatives training course is approved by Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ). It has been designed for workers who have either been elected as Health and Safety Representatives for their workplace or for anyone looking to enter the Health and Safety Industry. For more information on the requirements to be an HSR in Queensland visit the Worksafe Queensland website.

  • 5 day course face to face
  • In-house delivery also available
  • $795 (face to face), contact KINNECT Training for an in-house delivery quote



Select the type of course that best suits your day to day schedule

  • Face to Face Course

  • AU795pp
    • Face-to-face
    • 5 day course
    • Free lunch included
    • KINNECT Training Facility
    • In-house delivery available



Face to Face

5 Day Course
  • Includes hands on health and safety processes
  • Includes Free Lunch Each Day
  • Conducted at one of KINNECT’s Training Facilities or at your Workplace

Award / Qualification

Completion of this Health and Safety Representatives course will result in the awarding of a Statement of Attendance for this approved WHSQ-HSR-NCB01.

KINNECT works in conjunction with Trainwest (RTO#51807) to assess this course and the statement of attendance will be issued by Trainwest. 

What You Will Learn

The Health and Safety Representatives’ course delivered by KINNECT is a regulated course that meets the requirements of the Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011. On completion of your attendance to this 5 day training course you will have an understanding of and be able to –

  • Undertake workplace inspections
  • Review the circumstances of workplace incidents
  • Accompany a WHSQ inspector during an inspection
  • Represent the work group in health and safety matters
  • Attend an interview about health and safety matters with a worker from the work group (with the consent of the worker)
  • Request that a health and safety committee be established
  • Participate in a health and safety committee
  • Monitor compliance measures
  • Investigate work health and safety complaints from work group members
  • Inquire into any risk to the health and safety of workers in the work group
  • Issue provisional improvement notices (where the HSR has completed the approved training).

Target Audience

The KINNECT Health and Safety Representatives course is for those workers who have been nominated as a Workplace Health and Safety Representative (HSR) in their workplace. For more information on the process of becoming a Health and Safety Representative visit the Queensland Worksafe website. 


Good interaction. Webinar was excellent way to complete course.
– Guy H, Webinar, 21st November 2016

I thought it was an extremely well run course.
– Yun T, Sydney, 14th November 2016

The course was very informative and I felt engaged all day.
– Shelley V, Sydney, 14th November 2016

Excellent course. Very good delivery style & knowledge of content. 
– Mandy M, Rockhampton, 9th September 2016

It was a really good day, great presenter and provided good relevant information & industry knowledge in a comfortable environment.
– Deborah L, Melbourne, 1st September 2016

Good communication from enrolment through to course completion. Online information was very ‘user friendly’
– Jess T, Sydney, 20th July 2016

The course was fantastic, the policy and procedure aspect was helpful. Excellent introductory course.
– Lisa B, Melbourne, 6th July 2016

Very well presented course, great information and practical.
– Peter W, Brisbane, 22nd June 2016

Found the course very informative and educational. Hands on testing experience was invaluable, learning how to practically apply testing methods.
– Jacinda H, Brisbane, 22nd June 2016

It was a great day, lovely presenter and good group.
– Kaitlyn D, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Excellent day, enjoyed it. Jonathan presented the course very well.
– Josh O, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Excellent Trainer – great product knowledge, shared information & friendly.
– Judith M, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Jazmyn’s assistance was great whilst enrolling & contemplating course.
– Jeremy W, Gold Coast, 26th May 2016

Good experience and all training was educational & precise.
– Russell W, Brisbane, 19th May 2016

Good content and delivery.
– Darryl R, Brisbane, 19th May 2016

Very informative, easy to follow, excellent. 
– Susanne B, Brisbane, 10th March 2016

Great instructor! Informative & interesting course
– Brisbane Student, 10th February 2016

Was great to use live testing kits.
– Brisbane Student, 10th December 2015

Good background information on the drugs that are commonly tested for. Practical component of the course was the most valuable. 
– Tieri Student, 10th December 2015

Jonathan explained the criteria perfectly and interacted and taught extremely well 
– Brisbane Student, 8th December 2015