A one-day workshop aimed at helping farm businesses reduce risks and increase efficiency and compliance is due to hit town.
The Workplace Essentials workshops, funded by the Queensland Government and coordinated through the Queensland Agriculture Workforce Network (QAWN), will focus on providing farm employers and team leaders with practical information and resources to enhance workplace health and safety and people management skills.
It’ll be stage din Goondiwindi on Sept 12.
Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) President Stuart Armitage is encouraging farm businesses to take advantage of the subsidized training specifically tailored for farm employers and employees.
“There are approximately 1700 workplace injuries within agriculture per year. This is unacceptable and why we want to help farm businesses get up-to-speed on their safety obligations.”
“It is important that all levels of farm leadership are aware of their obligations and the practices that can be adopted to better control risks and prevent future workplace accidents.
To register go to QFF website.