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About the course

Induction is for people who will be working in various roles in a biosecurity response to make them aware of the main safety issues in the workplace.

What you’ll learn

The purpose of this course is to increase awareness of the main safety issues in a control centre and the field during a biosecurity emergency response (BER).

Course content

This course will provide a basic work health and safety (WH&S) induction to personnel who will be working in a BER. Its contents have been divided into:

  • a general induction (core module)
  • working in a control centre (elective module)
  • working in field operations (elective module)
  • working on Infected Premises (elective module).

NB: although all elective modules are available to learners, most learners will only need to complete one elective before entering a response.


To access this training, you will need to log in to the Biosecurity Online Training (BOLT) learning management platform. Access is free and available to anyone with an interest in biosecurity. If you are not already a member, then you will need to register and create a new account.

For help with BOLT, please contact [email protected].

delivery method

Online Virtual training conducted entirely through digital platforms, allowing participants to learn remotely.

course provided by

Animal Health Australia

Course Length

60 mins




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