Workshops and Events
Volunteer Safety, Risk & Insurance (WHS)
June 7 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Safety, Risk and Insurance for Volunteer Involving Organisations
Live interactive Webinar with Justice Connect covering key issues for workplace safety, risk and insurance for Volunteer Managers.
What will be covered:
- Why safety is so important
- The ‘duty of care’ your organisation owes its volunteers
- Legal responsibility for the actions of volunteers
- Work health and safety duties
- Child safety requirements
- Risk management processes
- Volunteer insurance- Safety and risk top tips
- Additional resources to help you in the future
Format – 3 hour Live Interactive Webinar
Training is designed to encourage questions, discussion, and active involvement from participants. We’ll use case studies, quizzes, small group work, real-life scenarios, group discussion and other activities to engage participants and explore this legal topic. This practical, applied learning helps participants remember key points from the training long after the session ends.
About the Facilitator – Justice Connect :
Training lawyer: Rebecca Barber
All our training sessions are delivered by qualified lawyers with specialist expertise in the areas of law that affect not-for-profit organisations and charities. All our lawyers have experience in delivering legal training to community organisations and many also volunteer on boards. This experience means that we understand the context in which community organisations operate, sector terminology, and the importance of providing clear, plain-language legal information.