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Reflecting on Success: Perth Safety & Injury Forum 2024

The 2024 Perth Safety & Injury Forum, held at Beaumonde On The Point on June 19, marked a significant milestone for workplace health and safety professionals across Western Australia. Jointly hosted by the WHS Foundation and NSCA Foundation, this sold-out event brought together industry leaders, experts, and stakeholders to explore…

Perth Safety & Injury Forum 2024

Perth Safety & Injury Forum 2024 Welcome to the second jointly hosted Perth forum by the WHS Foundation and the NSCA Foundation, Australia’s two major not-for-profit, work health and safety, member-based, business community-focused organisations. Both organisations have a long and proud history of positively influencing work health and safety across…

Health & Safety Representatives: HSR Training & Forum

Enhancing Offshore Energy Safety: HSR Training & Forum in Perth Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) Crucial for Offshore Energy Industry Well-being Health and safety representatives (HSRs) play a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being of workers in the offshore energy industry. To further empower and educate these key personnel, WHS…

Health & Safety Representatives: HSR Training & Forum

Enhancing Offshore Energy Safety: HSR Training & Forum in Perth Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) Crucial for Offshore Energy Industry Well-being Health and safety representatives (HSRs) play a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being of workers in the offshore energy industry. To further empower and educate these key personnel, WHS…

Perth Safety Symposium 2023

WHS Foundation was proud to be the major sponsor at the 2023 Australian Institute of Health & Safety Perth Symposium. This annual symposium brought together influential speakers and leaders from industry, the regulator, academic research and the health and safety profession at Curtin University, to facilitate progress and partnerships across multiple industry sectors for…

New Course Added: Statutory Supervisor WHS Course

Did you know that we now offer a Statutory Supervisor WHS Course? The Statutory Supervisor WHS Course is designed to equip Statutory Supervisors with the knowledge and skills required to perform their roles competently and meet the requirements under Schedule 26 of the WHS (Mines) Regulations (WA) 2022. Our Statutory…

Mine air quality course updates

We’ve recently updated our Mine Air Quality Technician and Mine Air Quality Officer courses. You may remember the courses as ‘Surface Ventilation Technician’ and ‘Surface Ventilation Officer’.    We’ll be running the refreshed and updated courses in May from the 1st and the 22nd at the WHS Centre in North Lake.   …

The WHS Awards 2023 recognises and rewards individual and organisational effort and achievement in improving work health and safety.

The WHS Awards 2023 comprises 12 award categories recognising all types of business and industry. The awards are supported by our gold event partner CGU Insurance, our silver event partners Fire & Safety Australia and Railtrain Holdings Group, and our 10 individual award partners.

Award finalists will be announced ahead of the WHS Awards 2023 Gala Event on Saturday 14 October 2023 at The Astral, Crown Perth. Award winners will be announced on the night.

The WHS Foundation (formerly IFAP) has hosted the IFAP / CGU SafeWay Awards for over 40 years.

Reflecting on Success: Perth Safety & Injury Forum 2024

The 2024 Perth Safety & Injury Forum, held at Beaumonde On The Point on June 19, marked a significant milestone for workplace health and safety professionals across Western Australia. Jointly hosted by the WHS Foundation and NSCA Foundation, this sold-out event brought together industry leaders, experts, and stakeholders to explore…

Perth Safety & Injury Forum 2024

Perth Safety & Injury Forum 2024 Welcome to the second jointly hosted Perth forum by the WHS Foundation and the NSCA Foundation, Australia’s two major not-for-profit, work health and safety, member-based, business community-focused organisations. Both organisations have a long and proud history of positively influencing work health and safety across…

WHS Awards 2023

GALA EVENT PHOTOS  The WHS Awards 2023 recognised, and rewarded individuals and organisational effort and achievement, in improving work health and safety. The WHS Awards Gala Dinner 2023 was an evening of celebration and recognition of the safety successes of Western Australian safety professionals and organisations. Safety professionals and guests from…

WHS Awards 2022

2022 Winners Announcement Thank you to all who were nominated for the WHS Awards 2022. The awards were strongly supported this year with close to 100 nominations, resulting in 44 finalists. The quality of the applications this year was impressive indicating a strong level of innovation and commitment by organisations…