Duty of Care for Workers (Awareness Training) - 25 min
Welcome to the Duty of Care for Workers course. This course will provide you with an understanding of how to fulfil your duty of care to help maintain the health and safety of the workplace.
After completing this course, you will understand:
- work, health and safety (WHS) responsibilities, which are otherwise referred to as duty of care responsibilities, and
- your responsibilities as a worker.
You’ll also gain a practical understanding of how you are required to fulfil these responsibilities.
This course has been reviewed by a recognised subject matter expert.
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.