Health & Safety » Information for New Staff Members

As a new staff member at UNSW you must be inducted in HS procedures and policies. Your supervisor must go through the HS006 Induction Form - HS with you to inform you of:

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HS006a Induction HS Training Individual Plan

In addition if you are working in a laboratory you must complete the HS049 Laboratory Induction Form.

Training for new staff members

As a new staff member you must also attend the appropriate Health & Safety training courses. 

All new staff must attend:

  • Work Health & Safety Awareness Online (casual staff working less than 7 hours per week are exempt)
  • Ergonomic Online

New Laboratory staff must attend additional training:

  • Laboratory safety awareness
  • And any other courses associated with your work. (eg Bio-safety, Radiation, Animal Handling, Hazardous Substances, Gene Technology)

To enrol in training courses you need to login to myUNSW

New staff members are automatically enrolled in to the Online Courses.

For more information on how to register click here

New supervisors

In addition to the above new supervisors will need to attend the HS Risk Management for Supervisors 

To enrol in training courses you need to login to myUNSW

For more information on how to register click here

Information on how to manage Health & Safety in your areas: