Safety Leadership Program - Safety Lead

Safety Leadership Program


  • Full: $875   
  • CITB: $435       


  • 16 hours / 2 days (Face to Face)


  • 8:00am - 4:30pm 

Units of Competency:

  • BSBLDR411 – Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
  • RIIBEF402D – Supervise on-site operations
  • RIICOM301E – Communicate information
  • RIIRIS301E – Apply risk management processes 

Course Objective:

  • Supervisors and frontline leaders play a vital role in achieving and maintaining safety standards in the workplace. They are key advocates in promoting a culture in which safety is a priority. Participants will engage in a workshop on key practices and principles of health and safety at an operational level, the communication of information and the application of risk management processes. These skills will assist supervisors in creating and maintaining a safe workplace.

Course Content:

  • Use communication to liaise with clients, team members and other relevant parties
  • Manage on-site safety
  • Diagnose and solve routine and non-routine problems
  • Apply leadership principles to the team
  • Deliver a presentation to achieve meeting outcomes
  • Assess and identify unacceptable risk
  • Understand and apply knowledge of WHS legislation 


  • Theory Assessment
  • Practical Assessment 

Course Award:

  • Participants must attend the course and successfully complete in-class assessments and associated case studies. On successful completion, a Statement of Attainment will issued for the Units of Competency achieved

Course Prerequisites:

  • Ability to use and understand Basic English

Please Note:

  • It is recommended that the participants will have a minimum of 12 months of supervisory experience.
  • All students will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to receive their certificates and or cards. Click here to apply for your USI or bring your ID (Driver's Licence, Passport, Medicare Card, Birth Certification or Immicard) on the first day of training to apply at CITC. For more information, go to 

Need More Information or Want To Make A Group Booking:

  • Still have questions about the course or need to make a group onsite or offsite booking (Corporate Course). Send an enquiry via the Course Enquiry button below or telephone (08) 8301 4500.

Ready to Enrol:

  • Simply click the Enrol Now button below to complete an online enrolment form. The CITC will get back to you promptly to advise the outcome of your online enrolment or should we require further information from you. Or alternatively, please telephone (08) 8301 4500 to speak to an Enrolments Officer.

***The CITC advises that course dates and times are subject to change and course enrolments are subject to availability. 

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About the CITB:

The CITB is a whole-of-industry led organisation that provides support to attract, train and retain South Australian building and construction workers by providing leadership in training and skills development.


  • Provides access to subsidised training for apprentices, their employers and workers in the industry;
  • Promotes and supports careers in construction;
  • Advises the SA Government on industry training;
  • Supports training, innovation, research and planning;
  • Attracts our future workforce through vocational training in schools by supporting the doorways2construction™ program.

Short Course Training:

The objective of CITB’s Short Course Training program is to raise the level of skill in the construction industry workforce by engaging Eligible Persons in training and skill development activities. CITB facilitates training opportunities and endeavours to ensure that CITB funded training meets both quality standards and industry requirements.

Each financial year, Eligible Persons with an approved CITB number can obtain up to $3,000 of training subsidies off any CITB endorsed short course, with a CITB endorsed training provider.
To obtain the short course subsidises, an approved CITB number must be provided to the training provider upon enrolment.


Code Course Location Start Date Finish Date Available Places
Safety Lead Safety Leadership Program CITC - Regency Park 30-07-2024 31-07-2024 3
Safety Lead Safety Leadership Program CITC - Regency Park 28-08-2024 29-08-2024 8
Safety Lead Safety Leadership Program CITC - Regency Park 24-09-2024 25-09-2024 11