A 2 day course in Cemetery Safety suitable for all cemetery workers, to be held at Wentworth (NSW), Tamworth (NSW), and Rookwood (Sydney NSW)


Program & Course Details:




Costs (incl GST)

7—8 May 2019

9.00am to 4.00pm

Wentworth Shire Council Community Meeting Room, Short Street, Wentworth (Room is located next to Town Hall)

  • · CCANSW Member:  Free for the first 2 registrations from a CCANSW Financial Full Member.  (This offer is only available to members that have not already utilised this membership benefit)
  • · CCANSW Members:  $550 per person (for additional registrations)
  • · Non Members:  $950 per person.

20—21 May 2019

9.00am to 4.00pm

Tamworth Regional Council, Level 4 Function Room, Ray Walsh House 437 Peel Street, Tamworth

27– 28 May 2019

9.00am to 4.00pm

Meeting Rooms, Rookwood Necropolis Trust, Cnr. Field and Hawthorne Avenues, Rookwood Cemetery

 The course provides industry best practice and gives an understanding in:

  • ·Grave Preparation

              -            Aesthetics/presentation

  • ·Soil Conditions and Shoring Requirements

              -            Considerations for different soil types

              -            Shoring requirements and options, pros and cons of different equipment

  • ·Trench Collapse and Consolidation

- Management of a collapse

  • ·Exhumation

- Regulations and requirements

- Biological hazards and controls

  • ·Mausoleum

- Preparing and reinstating vaults or crypts

- Regulations and requirements

  • ·Dealing with Grief in the Workplace

- Techniques for dealing with people with mental health issues

- Techniques for dealing with people affected by alcohol or drugs in the workplace

  • ·Legislation

- Employer and employee responsibilities

- Best practice for following work health and safety procedures

- Risk assessments

  • ·Working in Confined Spaces

- Is the space a confined space?

- Regulations and requirements.

 Full Details & Registration

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