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Health, wellbeing and safety information sessions

WorkSafe Tasmania in conjunction with beyondblue are holding a number of free sessions during March. 

Please note:

Building mentally fit workplaces

Target audience: Employers, workers, managers, supervisors 

Register for:

Burnie Thursday 20 March, Breakfast served from 7am. Session 7.25-8.55am

Launceston Friday 21 March, Breakfast served from 7am. Session 7.25-8.55am

Hobart, Thursday 27 March, Breakfast served from 7am. Session 7.25-8.55am 

Session aims:

  • enhance your understanding of mental health and how prevalent stress and low mood is in the workplace
  • give practical examples and steps to create a more open culture
  • provide strategies and tools for developing and maintaining health and wellness in the workplace.
There will be opportunities for sharing, learning and meeting new people and includes group discussion, short presentations and panel discussion.

Organisational Awareness – Mental Health in the Workplace

Target audience: Staff at all levels within the workplace (max 25 participants)

Register for:

Burnie Thursday 20 March, 9.15-10.15am

Launceston Friday 21 March, 9.15-10.15am

Hobart Thursday 27 March, 9.15-10.15am 

Session aims: 

  • increase awareness among staff members about depression and anxiety disorders
  • more awareness on the impact and support for mental wellbeing.

Manager Awareness, impact and action – Mental health in the workplace

Target audience: Managers, supervisors & team leaders

Register for:

Burnie Thursday 20 March, 11am-2pm

Launceston Friday 21 March, 9.15am-12.15pm

Hobart Thursday 27 March, 9.15am-12.15pm

Morning tea provided.

Session aims: 

  • for managers to enhance their knowledge of the impact of the most common mental health problems for individuals, the workplace environment and the organisation as a whole
  • developing management strategies to address mental health in the workplace.

Senior Executive Briefing - Mental health in the workplace

Target audience: Executives & Senior management (Maximum 25 participants)

Register for

Launceston Friday 21 March, 10.45–11.30am

Hobart Thursday 27 March, 1–1.45pm

Lunch provided. 

Session aims:

  • highlight the importance of mental health in the workplace to senior executives/senior management
  • The present a business case for tackling the most common mental health problems in the workplace and leadership strategies to address mental health in the workplace.

Event venues

Burnie: The Point 'West Park Oval

Launceston: Country Club Tasmania, Country Club Ave, Prospect Vale

Hobart: Wrest Point, 410 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay

 
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