Not only do engineers have to be mindful of the laws of nature, they must, like any principled and scrupulous professional, operate within the confines of common law.
This two-day course will provide you with the tools to implement due diligence processes as part of good governance, ensuring that you possess the skills and knowledge to implement a reliable, diligent and defensible approach to address critical risks.
In the normal course of events, due diligence enables senior decision makers, taxpayers and shareholders to understand required expenditure. In worse case scenarios, if legal action occurs, it ensures you have done everything in your power to satisfy the courts.
You’ll discover the difference between risk management and due diligence, learn how to use appropriate tools to educate and influence others, find out about the requirements of work health and safety legislation and a great deal more.
Each participant receives a copy of the latest edition of the R2A text, Engineering Due Diligence, which will be used as a basis for the course.
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Build your Chartered competencies
This training course builds skills and knowledge in the following Engineers Australia Chartered status competencies*:
1. Deal with ethical issues
4. Develop safe and sustainable solutions
6. Identify, assess and manage risks
7. Meet legal and regulatory requirements
*Completing this course does not automatically guarantee a competency, it provides participants with the underpinning knowledge required to develop specific Chartered competencies.
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We’ve designed this course specifically for company directors, senior executives, project directors as well as risk and compliance staff. This course is not sector-specific.
Richard Robinson is Chairman of R2A Due Diligence Engineers. Richard is a Fellow of Engineers Australia and an Honorary Fellow of the Australasian Marine Pilots Institute. Richard has degrees in Engineering (Monash University) and Philosophy (University of Melbourne). He is the principal author of Engineering Due Diligence (11th edition 2019) which is used as a text by a number of Australian Universities.
Richard also facilitates courses on Introduction to Defensible Risk Management, Construction Safety Due Diligence and Project Due Diligence in construction for Engineering Education Australia. Richard was also a major contributor to the third revision of the Engineers Australia's safety case guideline.
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