Learning from Disasters | Online Workshop

Learning from Disasters | Online Workshop
Learning from experience, preventing devastating reoccurrences and improving the health and safety of all those working in the quarrying and associated industries is essential in reducing the risk of serious injuries or fatalities.


Date:  Tuesday 4th May 2021

Time:  8.00am - 4.30pm

Location:  Online | You will need a computer (or other digital device) with internet connection and web camera to participate in this workshop.

Requirements:  All participants must have access to the internet and a computer (or other digital device) with web camera to participate in this workshop.

The IQA is approved by the NSW Resources Regulator to deliver Learning from disasters one-day program. 

Under the Maintenance of Competence Scheme, developed by the NSW Resources Regulator, for those holding a NSW Practicing Certificate – Quarry Manager (without conditions) a minimum of 90 hours professional development is required over five (5) years. This includes completing the Regulator’s approved Learning From Disasters one-day program.

Learning outcomes:

  • Recognise recurrent patterns of failure linked to significant work health and safety incidents.
  • Understand how identifying and managing a principal hazard links to reducing risk.
  • Recognise the causal role human and organisational factors and critical factors play in work health and safety incidents.
  • Build an understanding of roles, responsibilities and mechanisms that foster a safe work culture.
  • Identify contemporary risk factors and vulnerabilities in your organisational safety management systems.
  • Develop risk control options and strategies that best manage work, health and safety risks.

Course facilitator:
Tony Ferrazza

Tony has previously been a Senior Mining Engineer with WorkSafe Victoria with oversight of quarries and open cut mines in Victoria. He has extensive experience in the training area as training co-ordinator at Box Hill Institute and facilitation of a range of courses for the industry.

IQA member price
- $225 (inclusive of GST)

IQA non-member price $295 (inclusive of GST)

NSW CPD Hours – 7 (General WHS)


Note: The NSW Resources Regulator has approved delivery of this course online with no more than 10 participants per session. The IQA will reschedule the course if a minimum of 8 participants are not registered.

 ** IQA’s Approved Training Provider Number - 0004206  

5/4/2021 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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