Slip, Slop and Sued: How the Summer Heat Could Land You in (Legal) Hot Water

With the warmer days slowly creeping in on us we thought it'd be the perfect time to sit down and chat about your legal obligations to help protect your employees from the heat this Summer. Believe it or not, but working in the scorching…

Chain of Responsibility Legislation Changes & How It Affects You

Did you know that working in the heavy vehicle driving industry is the most dangerous occupation in Australia? Yep, you read that right! In fact, during the 12 months to the end of June 2018, a staggering 169 people died from 155 fatal crashes…

Try, Test and Learn Program Launch

What Is The Try, Test and Learn Program? This program is a program designed with an aim to provide at-risk students with additional support, access to health professionals and employment pathways. It can be provided at a low or high intensity,…

5 Things You Can Do Today To Improve Your Health

We all know how important taking care of our health is but how many of us actually make the effort to? After all, it can be hard to balance optimizing your health with the daily grind many of us face with work, kids, errands and family commitments…

Father's Day Competition!

It's that time of the year again! A time to celebrate all things that are downright awesome (and let's face it, downright dorky) about dad. To commemorate all the dads out there, this year SDS Training has decided to hold a giveaway! What's…
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Tradies National Health Month

Did you know that August marks the annual Tradies National Health Month? Most of us know the niggles, aches, pains, sprains and general soreness that comes with carrying out our daily activities all too well. Thankfully, most of us can rest…

Changes To Vehicle Loading Crane Regulation Monitoring & How It Affects You

Do you currently hold a high risk work licence for a vehicle loading crane (CV) or dogging work (DG)? If you do, chances are you are the owner or operator of a vehicle loading crane (VLC). If you are, it's best you get prepared for some…

5 Reasons WHS Should Be A Priority

If you've ever stepped foot in a workplace, chances are you've heard of the term 'WHS' - but what is 'WHS' and why should it matter to you? Workplace Health and Safety, or 'WHS', is a very broad term to determine a very significant issue; protecting…
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Insider Tips on How to Get the Most Out of Your Courses

So you’ve just signed up to a new course at SDS Training but the last time you studied was forever ago in High School. Here was some science-backed study tips! Turn all mobile devices off! An age old classic distraction! Removing the temptation…
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Who, what, where and why?

SDS Training is a RTO 32505. SDS is an integrated ‘one-stop-shop’ for training and industrial health services within the construction, drilling, mining, transport and heavy industries. Everywhere is SDS Training territory. We may have our…