Building a Safe Workplace Culture

My Health Learning Course Code: 120032854 : Online Survey ID: 40002793

Duration: 20 - 30 Mins : Published: August 2016

Owner: HETI : Team: District HETI


Welcome to the eLearning module Building a Safe Workplace Culture. This module is designed for managers to explore strategies that promote and embed safety in the workplace.

A certificate is issued on completion.


After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Recognise your role as a manager in connecting and implementing the safety objectives of senior management with the broader workforce
  • Identify local contextual strategies to implement that will support the embedding of a ‘ staff safety culture’  in the workplace
  • Recognise the safety responsibilities of your role as a manager to maintain safe work practices, in accordance with WHS legislation
  • Apply and integrate into day-to-day practices, a risk management  approach to ensure the ongoing proactive health and safety of  staff, patients and visitors


This course is designed for all managers and may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development


WHS, safety, aggression, aggressive, de-ecalation, risk management, safety culture, consultation, environmental scan, violence, violent, National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards, Standard 1, The NSW Public Sector Capability Framework, Realationships, Communicate Effectively (Adept), Work Collaborateively (Intermediate/Adept), Influence and Negotiate (Adept)

  • Method : Online
  • No prerequisites
  • Not mandatory