Health and Safety

Health and Safety


Victoria University is committed to being a safe, vibrant and welcoming community.

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Find out more about health and safety for:

Associated Links

Worksafe New Zealand
The Worksafe New Zealand website provides a source of Health and Safety information, guidance material and resources to help manage safety in the workplace.

Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)
The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) website provides a source of information to help prevent injuries in the workplace and at home. The website also includes information relating to other ACC services.

Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management
A source of official information and updates regarding national and regional emergency events, warnings and advisories. The website has extensive information regarding preparation measures that can be undertaken before a disaster strikes.

Upcoming Events                        

  • First Aid Refresher - Wednesday 11 March
  • Health, Safety and Workstation Brief - Wednesday 18 March
  • Fire Extinguisher Training  - Thursday 19 March
  • Fire Warden Training - Friday 27 March
  • Health and Safety for Managers - Thursday 9 April
  • Health, Safety and Workstation Brief - Thursday 16 April
  • Fire Warden Training - Friday 24 April
  • First Aid Level 1 - Monday 4 May
  • Health and Safety for Managers - Tuesday 12 May
  • Manual Handling and Backcare - Thursday 14 May
  • Health, Safety and Workstation Brief - Wednesday 20 May
  • Fire Extinguisher Training - Thursday 21 May

Send enrolment form (see Resources tab) and for all training enquiries, email

Emergency graphic

What to do in an emergency

Watch this video to prepare yourself in case there is an emergency while you are studying at Victoria University.