Plant and Electrical Safety

Course description

Learn the WHS procedures for working with Plant

Understand how to undertake a plant risk assessment

Understand the University's requirements with respect to electrical safety.

This course is delivered as both 'face to face' and 'on line'.

Note: if enrolling for an online course please disregard the dates and times as these are irrelevant as you can do the course at any time at your leisure.

Use the following link in FLO to find the course:

If you have any problems with this course or its content please contact Jim Northey

Type of course

Online course


David Vincent
College Services, Science and Engineering

Mel Schlein
College Services, Science and Engineering

Who should attend

College of Science and Engineering Staff and students working with plant in laboratories and identified by their supervisors at the time of induction as needing to do training in this area.

What you will learn

Legislative requirements

University requirements
Risk assessment process
NOTE: you must complete the quiz and multichoice questions by the deadline listed in the course heading. If you require an extension then please make your request to before the cut off date advertised. If you have not completed the quiz by the cut off date  then your enrolment will be deleted and you will then need to re-enrol.

Prerequisites / assumed knowledge

To gain access you will need a university FAN.

Upcoming events

No upcoming events

Please remember if you can't attend a course anymore please unenrol yourself or move to the waiting list so others can attend.

Waiting list

To be notified of upcoming events, you can add your name to the waiting list.