|Approved Occupational Rehabilitation Service Providers
||WorkSafe - Victoria, through its Authorised Agents, purchases approved occupational rehabilitation services related to compensable, work-related injuries and administers a system of approval for organisations and individuals to deliver approved occupational rehabilitation services in Victoria.
Approved occupational rehabilitation services can only be delivered by providers approved by WorkSafe - Victoria.
More information: approvals process, update directory details - fax: 9641 1842, email
|Asbestos - Approved Analysts
||The Occupational Health & Safety (Asbestos) Regulations 2003 requires the analysis of an asbestos sample to be under taken by an approved analyst. The term approved means "Approved by the National Association of Testing Authorities" (NATA). This site provides a list of laboratories that have approved Asbestos Analysts.
|Asbestos - Licensed Removalists
||Listing of Asbestos Removalists licensed under the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007.
Class A Asbestos Removalists are licensed to remove all forms of asbestos and asbestos containing material.
Class B Asbestos Removalists are licensed to remove only non-friable asbestos containing material (such as cement sheeting, vinyl tiles).
Class A - Specific - Asbestos Removalists are licensed to remove specific forms of asbestos and asbestos containing material.
Class B - Specific - Asbestos Removalists are licensed to remove specific forms of non-friable asbestos material.
||VWA Agents are appointed by WorkCover to pay benefits to injured workers, collect premiums, manage compensation claims and provide return to work and risk management advice.
||Listing of Authorised Pyrotechnician Providers.
|Construction Induction - Registered Training Organisations
||Approval of Registered Training Organisations(RTO) to provide Construction Induction Training is governed by the Education and Training Reform Act 2006 and administered by The Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA). The VRQA is responsible for the approval and registration of RTO's. Approved RTO's are registered on the National Training Information Service website where you will find the most current information. WorkSafe Victoria maintains the list here independantly of the NTIS list.
|Dangerous Goods Driver Course Approved RTO
||Listing of contacts providing Dangerous Goods Driver Courses (ADG7 Edition). The provision of this service is governed by Dangerous Goods (Transport by Road or Rail) Regulations 2008.
||Explosives Vehicle Driver Training Providers,
Use of Blasting Explosives Training Providers,
Pyrotechnician Training Providers
Approval to provide training for the services listed here is governed by the Dangerous Goods (Explosives) Regulations 2011.
|Health and Safety Consultants
The OHS Consultants List is no longer maintained by WorkSafe Victoria.
See WorkSafe page on Professional OHS advice
|High Risk Work Training and Assessment
||A Licence Assessor is a person or organisation who is authorised by the Victorian WorkCover Authority to carry out assessments of competency in respect of one or more classes of high risk work. Registered Training Organisations (RTO) listed here have arrangements to also provide assessments in addition to training.
|Occupational Health & Safety Training - Approved Providers
Under section 7(g)(ii) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (OHS Act), the Victorian WorkCover Authority (VWA) approves courses in occupational health, safety and welfare. Duly elected health and safety representatives HSRs (and Deputy HSRs) are able to attend the following VWA approved occupational health and safety training courses for the purposes of representing their designated work group:
- HSR Initial OHS Training Course - This is a 5-day course intended to equip HSRs with the confidence, skills and knowledge to understand and effectively exercise their powers under the OHS Act (2004).
- HSR Refresher OHS Training Course - This is annual training that is available to HSRs and their deputies who have completed the HSR Initial OHS Training Course. It aims to refresh their OHS knowledge and skills.
Refer to section 67 of the OHS Act for the full provisions relating to OHS training for HSRs.
Enquiries from organisations on how to apply for approval to deliver VWA approved HSR OHS training courses should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Occupational Physiotherapy Service Providers
||An occupational physiotherapist is a registered physiotherapist with experience in managing musculoskeletal conditions, particularly with assisting injured people in remaining at or returning to work.
Occupational physiotherapy services can only be delivered by a physiotherapist approved by Worksafe Victoria.
For more information on
Occupational physiotherapy services, click on this page or email email@example.com
|VWA Approved Hearing Aid Providers
||If you are seeking services from a Hearing Aid Provider you must ensure that they are approved by WorkCover before any service is delivered.
This directory is a complete listing of all providers approved for the Provision, Repair, Adjustment and Replacement of Hearing Aids to WorkCover claimants in accordance with the Accident Compensation Act 1985.
|VWA endorsed training in - Role of a Return to Work Coordinator
||Listing of training providers approved by the Victorian WorkCover Authority to conduct "Role of a Return to Work Coordinator" training. How to become an approved training provider.