Safe Work Month Breakfast Forums

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Work health and safety professionals and business leaders are invited to attend Safe Work Month Breakfast Forums held throughout Queensland in October.

Featuring high profile keynote presenters covering a diverse range of hot topics, the forum program will provide delegates with new ideas and practical strategies to take back and implement in the workplace. With an extended half day program delegates will have the opportunity to connect and share ideas with other industry professionals and work through an innovative workshop delivered by audience favourite Kieran Flanagan.

Time: 6.30am-12pm
Early bird cost: $88 per person (including GST) – closes Wednesday 31 July 2019
Standard cost: $110 per person (including GST)
Format: Seated plated breakfast and morning tea
Registrations:Register to attend a forum

Simon Brown-Greaves

Simon Brown-Greaves

Master of Ceremonies

Building a sustainable and psychologically strong organisation

Simon will discuss the complex requirements to develop and maintain a psychologically sustainable workplace. He will also address what a strategic wellbeing plan looks like and how to allocate limited and finite resources to ensure best value and impact.

The session shares a practical and evidence based approach to helping organisations support their people through understanding and mitigating risk. Delegates will learn how to best to prepare their people for the foreseeable and inevitable risks in contemporary workplaces.

Simon is a Senior Executive Manager and Organisational Psychologist with extensive experience in managing multi-disciplinary teams and delivering human capital projects and services in the Australian market.


Dr. Nick Mabbot

Dr Nicholas Mabbott

Fatigue risk management

Dr Mabbott’s presentation will provide an overview of how different stages of sleep affect different components of mental wellness and physical health and will provide information to assist in understanding what a sleep debt is, how to repay it and the effects of sleep restriction on both safety and productivity.

Delegates will walk away with a better understanding of their roles and responsibilities in managing fatigue risk, the tools used to avoid fatigue, along with ways to identify and manage the workplace processes and controls used to minimise fatigue onset and mitigate risk when fatigue is present in the workplace.

Dr Nick Mabbott is the Director of Beyond Midnight Consulting and has over 21 years’ experience in sleep and fatigue management. He has provided fatigue management training and education to thousands of personnel from office workers to the health, construction, transport, gas and mining sectors.


Emma Howard

Emma Howard

Understanding and responding to vicarious trauma

Emma will discuss vicarious trauma, its causes, prevalence and the impact it can have on self and colleagues as well as how to recognise the early warning signs that you or a colleague might not be travelling so well.

Delegates will hear a number of coping strategies that individuals can use to deescalate their emotional reactions after exposure to trauma and explore best practice recovery strategies.

Emma Howard is the Clinical Program Manager and Senior Consultant Psychologist for Centre for Corporate Health and its sister company Resilia; leading service providers in the area of human capital management.


Kieran Flanagan

Kieran Flanagan

Building buy-in boot camp

Kieran is back by popular demand and to present the Building buy-in bootcamp. If you’re having trouble “selling” safety and influencing behavioural change to your workforce or leadership, Kieran will teach you how to up your buy-in and create messages that are more meaningful and compelling and actually cut through to those who matter.

Delegates will learn that in every ‘sale’ of a message, process or behaviour knowing the three levels of sale matters, how to leverage the three levels of a sale, why simplification is key and that focussing on who (not just what) creates greater buy-in.

Kieran Flanagan is an expert in making people change smart, future smart and people smart. She helps people harness the power of commercial creativity to change their current thinking and achieve more success in work, business and life.

Program

6.30amRegistration
7am Master of ceremonies welcome  
Simon Brown-Greaves 
7:05am Opening address
7.10am Building a sustainable and psychologically strong organisation
Simon Brown-Greaves
8amBreakfast
8.15amFive year strategic plan for work health and safety in Queensland 2019-23
8.30am Safety Advocate personal story
Bill Martin (Garry Nichols – Rockhampton)
9am Fatigue risk management
Dr Nicolas Mabbott
9.50am Understanding and responding to vicarious trauma
Emma Howard
10.20am Morning tea
10.30am Building buy-in boot camp
Kieran Flanagan
12pm MC wrap up and close

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29 October Townsville Breakfast Forum: Proudly sponsored by QSolutionsRegister
30 October Cairns Breakfast Forum: Proudly sponsored by QSolutionsRegister
31 October Brisbane Breakfast Forum Register

Forum details

OCT 9

Rockhampton Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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9 Oct 2019 6.30am to 9 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 17

Logan Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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17 Oct 2019 6.30am to 17 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 18

Sunshine Coast Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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18 Oct 2019 6.30am to 18 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 21

Mackay Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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21 Oct 2019 6.30am to 21 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 25

Gold Coast Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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25 Oct 2019 6.30am to 25 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 28

Toowoomba Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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28 Oct 2019 6.30am to 28 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 29

Townsville Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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29 Oct 2019 6.30am to 29 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 30

Cairns Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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30 Oct 2019 6.30am to 30 Oct 2019 12.00pm

OCT 31

Brisbane Safe Work Month Breakfast Forum (All industries)

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31 Oct 2019 6.30am to 31 Oct 2019 12.00pm

Last updated
17 July 2019