Health, Safety and Wellbeing training

Training is provided in a number of ways to help you work in the safest way possible for yourselves and others. The University-wide training matrix provides details of the training each individual must complete and the intervals. Additional localised face-to-face training occurs where you are required to know specific information in relation to your job and work area.

The University wide training matrix - Who needs to do what when

Frequency of completing health and safety training

Frequency on training to be completed once in the period listed. Refer to specific Group/Element training matrices, where available, for specific School or Workgroup detail.

Module/ Group

Fire Safety

Health and Safety

General Laboratory and Workshop Safety

Manual Tasks/Office Ergonomics

Practical Hazard and Incident Management

Wellbeing for Work and Life

AEL

Annually

3 years

† 2 years

3 years

^ 3 years

3 years

Business

Annually

3 years

Not applicable

3 years

^ 3 years

3 years

Griffith Health

Annually

3 years

† 2 years

3 years

3 years

3 years

Griffith Sciences

Annually

3 years

† 2 years

3 years

3 years

3 years

Digital Solutions

Annually

3 years

† 2 years

3 years

^ 3 years

3 years

*Central Admin

Annually

3 years

Not applicable

3 years

3 years

3 years

Griffith International

Annually

3 years

Not applicable

3 years

3 years

3 years

Campus Life

Annually

3 years

† 2 years

3 years

3 years

3 years

† As required by work areas.

^ Local Health and Safety Contacts only

*Includes areas covered by VC, DVC(E), Senior DVC, Academic Provost and Vice President (Corporate Services)

Certified facility training

The following additional training is required to be completed once in the period stated for all people (staff, students and contractors) that access certified facilities.

High Risk Laboratory Areas

General Biosafety

Genetic Biosafety

PC3 Laboratory

Biosecurity

General Chemical Safety

Gas Cylinder Safety

Sciences

2 years

2 years

Annually

2 years

2 years

2 years

Health

2 years

2 years

Annually

2 years

2 years

2 years

Campus Life (including Contractors)

2 years

2 years

Annually

2 years

2 years

2 years

University Wide Training Matrix

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