This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation.
Successful candidates will be awarded a national Level 2 (Level 5 in Scotland) qualification which will provide an ideal platform to higher level training or career development.
- The Law
- Penalties and enforcement
- Employer’s responsibilities
- Employee’s responsibilities
- Ergonomics and human factors
- The cost of poor Health & Safety
- The benefits of good Health and Safety
- Health & Safety training
- Communicating Health & Safety
- Hazards and risks
- Risk assessments
- Hierarchy of Control
- Environmental factors
- Human factors
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Electricity Fire
- Manual handling
- Hazardous substances
- Display screen equipment
- Workplace safety signs
- First Aid
- Accident and incident reporting
£89pp Concessions available
Assessment is on-going by the instructor, culminating with a multiple choice question paper.
This qualification does not expire, but refresher training and keeping up to date with changes to policies and procedures is vital to keep the qualification current
A minimum of 6 hours. Ideally, the course should be run over one days, but we have the flexibility to accommodate your specific needs if you so desire providing it is completed within 10 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.
A maximum of 16 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age to qualify.
This course can be booked privately at your own workplace or venue. Private courses can often be booked at reduced rates when attendee numbers are guaranteed.
Get in touch today to discuss a private course at a time and date that suits your group.
This course frequently run at a public place and you can attend individually or in a group. Open courses are charged on a per person basis.