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New mental health training programs for managers

05 April, 2023

The Black Dog Institute has launched two new mental health training programs for leaders in the workplace, to improve mental health outcomes for employees.

Prioritising safety: The importance of employee training in industrial operations

01 April, 2023

Industrial accidents are frequent and companies must prioritise safety in the workplace. Risks can be minimised by properly training employees and implementing protocols for safe work operations.

Aussie seafood sector launches safety program, Sea Safe

24 February, 2023

The Australian seafood industry has launched Sea Safe — a four-year program that aims to improve worker safety by driving culture improvement and change.

Digital tech to improve safety in construction sector

24 February, 2023

Researchers from Victoria University have combined high-tech tools with engineering and architecture to improve safety training in the construction industry.

MTA NSW calls for government funding for EV safety training

08 February, 2023

MTA NSW has called for government funding to help the automotive industry upskill its workforce by providing electric vehicle (EV) safety training.

Delivering best practice for workers' mental health

23 January, 2023

Since January 2021, the OzHelp Foundation has been delivering its Health in Gear program to transport and logistics workers all throughout Australia.

Resources sector launches workplace sexual harassment campaign

07 December, 2022

A national campaign has been launched to help address workplace sexual harassment in the resources sector by reinforcing a clear expectation of behavioural standards.

Employers urged to look out for young workers this holiday season

05 December, 2022

With many young workers seeking holiday jobs, employers have been urged to ensure that new starters receive the training they need to work safely.

All-in-one solution for a mentally healthy workplace

01 October, 2022

Incorporating the Navigate Mental Health program can help business owners provide their workers with the skills and guidance needed to improve their mental health.

CSIRO brings WHS to life with virtual reality training offer

08 September, 2022

CSIRO has launched a new training package that uses virtual reality to simulate risk scenarios, to help participants gain an understanding of relevant control measures in a safe environment.

Training partnership to address industry 'skills gap'

19 July, 2022

A collaboration between Endeavour Energy and Thomson Bridge will provide skills and safety training to workers in the NSW energy and infrastructure sectors.

NT workers reminded to renew WorkSafe-issued licences

17 June, 2022

NT WorkSafe has reminded workers not to let their licences expire, after a recent increase in workers trying to renew licences that had been expired for months.

Fluid Power Training Institute MF102 Hydraulic Training Simulator

01 June, 2022

The MF102 Hydraulic Training Simulator is designed for teaching basic and advanced hydraulics, as well as safe troubleshooting and diagnostics techniques.

Impairment Training construction manager training course

04 May, 2022

The Construction Manager Impairment Training course is designed to equip construction managers with the skills to support employees.

Frontline workers not receiving WHS training: report

03 May, 2022

A survey has revealed that only 44% of global frontline workers received workplace health and safety training in the past year, identifying a need to reprioritise workplace safety.

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