Southern Cross University is committed to promoting the health, safety and welfare of all University employees. As part of this commitment, specific training is offered each year to educate staff on safe working practices, including annual refresher training for University First Aid Officers and Emergency Warden Officers.

Training programs offered by the University include:

  • Laboratory safety - to access training, log into MySCU, then open the following link: Laboratory safety
  • Manual handling - to access training, please contact the WHS team on whs@scu.edu.au for more information
  • Emergency evacuation training - Gold Coast Campus - to access training, log into MySCU, then open the following link: Emergency evacuation training - Gold Coast campus
  • Workplace substances (chemical handling)
  • Risk management for managers and supervisors
  • Office ergonomics
  • Health & safety representative training
  • Safety support officer training
  • Emergency warden training, including annual refresher training
  • First aid training, including annual refresher training
  • Mental health first aid

For assistance and further information contact:

Workplace Health & Safety Team
HR Services
Lismore Campus
T: +61 2 6620 3651 or +61 2 6626 9143
E: whs@scu.edu.au