About this course

Workplace health and safety is a subject no-one wants to know about until it’s too late! You are invited to participate in Tocal College’s one-day course that will help workers contribute to WHS processes in the agricultural industry.

Who should attend the course?
Operational farm staff

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in:
  • The application of work health and safety policies and procedures,
  • to be able to assist with hazard identification, risk control, observe safe work practices and
  • participate in making contributions towards maintaining a safe workplace.

Also available as an online course.

At a glance:

Location: Statewide
Course duration: 1 day workshop or 12 weeks online
Start date: Multiple intakes
Number of units: 1
Indicative fees: $390 GST-free. Nil to eligible applicants
Accredited Course: Yes


  • Apply work health and safety policies and procedures
  • Assist in workplace hazard identification and risk control
  • Observe safe practices during work operations
  • Participate in arrangements for maintaining the health and safety of all people in the workplace

$390 GST-free

Nil to eligible applicants

You may be eligible for funding through the Smart and Skilled program. To find out whether you are eligible, contact a training coordinator in your area.

  • Work Health and Safety
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Risk Management Process
  • Emergency Management
  • Incident Management
  • Safety Signs
  • Personal Protective Equipment

Face to face/blended:

  • A one-day face to face workshop with assessment tasks.
  • A list of suggested websites to find information to assist with meeting legislative requirements will be provided.


  • An introduction webinar.
  • Participants work their way through the online course, progressively submitting assessment tasks.
  • Live webinar to conclude the course.


This course is aligned with the following national unit of competency: AHCWHS302 Contribute to work health and safety processes

Additional Information

For information on students rights and responsibilities, and the Tocal College Code of Practice see Industry qualification student policies.

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