Safety Institute of Australia

Is Occupational Health and Safety Management a Profession?

THE PROFESSION
22 May 2019
11:15 - 12:00
ICC SYDNEY

Is Occupational Health and Safety Management a Profession?

Attendees should be interested in the nature of professions themselves and the professionalisation strategies required to increase the effectiveness and social acceptance of their role.

The key take-aways would be:

  1. The current practice of the profession and the implications for professionalisation
  2. The adequacy of the existing strategies of the SIA towards professionalisation
  3. The additional thinking and action required to increase our professional standing
  4. Individual actions that safety professionals can take to enhance their individual professional standing.