Work Health and Safety

The Work Health and Safety (WHS) Unit provides quality in-house health and safety consultancy services to Western Sydney University and its related entities.

This site provides information on the University's commitment to health, safety and wellbeing, and outlines the strategy and mechanisms within the University for meeting this commitment to all workers, students and visitors.

Free Stress Awareness and Resilience Training

AccessEap, Western Sydney University's Employee Assistance Program, is hosting a free webinar on Stress Awareness and Building Resilience.

  • Location: Your desk
  • Date: 08/04/2019-10/05/2019
  • Time: Anytime
  • Register Here

Webinar Outline

This interactive webinar aims to provide information about the nature and impact of stress and provides an overview of the skills required to build resilience as an effective response to stress in the workplace. Participants will understand more about signs of unhealthy stress and are invited to identify their personal ‘stress signature’. The webinar then outlines a few key strategies that can assist participants to build a resilient response to stress in order to improve general wellbeing and functioning. The webinar applies a blend of information and interaction to support participants learning, including a brief relaxation exercise.

The webinar aims to build on:

  • Understanding the nature of stress
  • Signs of stress
  • Awareness of our personal reactions to stress
  • Strategies to build resilience
  • Where to access further support

For more information about your EAP, please visit To access the password-protected Client Area for the first time, please register yourself with your company email address.