WHS Training for Mining Statutory Positions

This course will provide you with the opportunity to complete the units of competency required under Schedule 26 of the Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022. This course runs in Perth, Kalgoorlie, Karratha, Albany and Bunbury.

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2 Days

Time (AWST)


WorkSafe have mandated the requirement for all persons appointed to a statutory position in the mining industry to hold approved health and safety risk management units. Make sure you are compliant before the transitional arrangements expire on 31 March 2026.

View the information provided by WorkSafe for more details.

During this course, you will work through simulated scenarios, and review the regulations, to provide context to complete the templates and reports that must be submitted for the assessment to complete the units of competency. 

Who will benefit

This course is for those who are currently appointed as statutory position holders as well as those required to step up into those roles.


In this course you will cover:

  • Applicable health and safety legislation
  • Hazard identification and risk control
  • WHS management systems
  • Risk assessment and management.

Learning Outcomes

You will complete scenario-based activities, based on a simulated workplace, to complete the following units of competency:

  • BSBWHS414 Contribute to WHS risk management
  • BSBWHS411 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs

On successful completion of all assessment tasks and payment of fees, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units completed.

Note: You will need to bring you own device to the training program so you can work on the scenarios in the training room.

Related Results

This course will assist managers, supervisors and team leaders to understand their responsibilities under our WHS laws and develop the skills needed to effectively manage safety in the workplace.

An effective Work Health and Safety (WHS) system is essential in any organisation to support a safer working environment. This course will explore how to implement, maintain and monitor an effective WHS system within your workplace.

This course will guide you through the internationally recognised structure of a Work Health and Safety Management System or Occupational Health and Safety System, and importantly what you need to do to meet legislative requirements.

Discover the essential skills and knowledge to fulfil the requirements of the WHS Act and create a safer workplace for all your workers and customers. To be recognised by WorkSafe, people attending this course MUST be a Health and Safety Representative (HSR).

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