Under Section 2 of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, a basic knowledge of health and safety is essential for all employees to ensure that workplace risks are recognised and managed effectively.
This course is designed to introduce employees to many aspects of health and safety at work, as well as helping to raise awareness and safety issues. This course highlights potential hazards at work and provides practical advice on keeping you and your colleagues safe. It covers your individual and employer’s responsibilities.
What Will I Learn
On completion of this 4 hour course we will have covered the following topics and given you and your workforce a better understanding of:
Employee’s and Employer’s responsibilities
Workplace (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regulations
What are the Causes of accidents and ill health
Reporting Injuries, Diseases & Dangerous Occurrences(RIDDOR)
Provision & use of Workplace Equipment(PUWER)
Display Screen Equipment(DSE)
Personal Protective Equipment(PPE)
Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
Fire Safety and the potential Hazards
What is a Risk Assessment
How the Course Is Delivered
Our training is available both bespoke, designed in-house and as open courses. Our open courses are ideal for individuals, but are also great if you only have two people who require training. Our in-house courses will be a much more cost-effective option for you and you won’t even need to travel; we come to you.
How Do I Know Which Course Is Best Suited to Me?
If you’re having trouble choosing a course, please call us on 01252 943745 or simply fill out the contact form. One of our helpful team members will be more than happy to help!
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