Biological Hazards Induction Training - 20 min
Welcome to the Biological Hazards Induction Training Course. This course has been designed to provide you with an understanding of the controls that should be applied to biological hazards in the workplace.
This course will provide you with information about:
- what biological hazards are and the activities that can expose you to them
- minimum safety requirements
- incident reporting
- risk management
- risk control review, and
- controls that should be applied to reduce the risk associated with biological hazards.
This course has been reviewed by the National Safety Council of Australia.
It has been designed to comply with best practice national health and safety standards. Terminology has been chosen for clarity and ease of comprehension across jurisdictions. For example, ‘employer’ has been used to signify the broader term ‘PCBU’, while ‘WHS’ represents both work and occupational health and safety.
This training is not a substitute for professional legal advice. If you require further advice or information, please contact the health and safety regulator in your jurisdiction.
A Certificate of Completion is issued on successful completion of the course and you are required to get an 80% pass mark to be deemed as understanding the content. It is recommended that training is conducted every 2 years to stay refreshed.