Health and Safety awareness training – Employers have a legal responsibility to provide key safety information to staff. Your staff need to understand Health & Safety basics in the workplace. The Health & Safety Awareness Course will deliver exactly that and provide your business with legal compliance.
The Health and Safety awareness training program covers the critical aspects of the working environment and the welfare of its inhabitants.
Duties and responsibilities, the principles of accident prevention, hazard spotting and practical tasks actively highlighted using your company policies as a framework. For those delegates who wish to complete the CITB Health and Safety awareness training to obtain their green labourers card should visit our CITB Health and Safety training page.
Health and Safety awareness – Introduction
The Health and Safety awareness training program covers the critical aspects of the working environment and the welfare of its inhabitants. Duties and responsibilities, the principles of accident prevention, hazard spotting and practical tasks actively highlighted using your company policies as a framework.
4 Hours – we are flexible with Start times to accommodate the needs of your business. Please feel free to discuss your timings with us.
Who should attend the Health and Safety awareness Course?
The Health and Safety awareness training applies to anybody in industry and commerce. It provides the fundamentals of good health and safety practice in the workplace for people from a practical background.
Health and Safety awareness – Course Aims
This course introduces the candidate to many aspects of the Health & Safety at Work and is intended help raise safety standards and awareness.
- Introductions & Objectives
- Employee’s and Employer’s responsibilities
- Causes of accidents and ill health
- An overview of risk assessments and permits to work
- Access/Working at Heights
- Risk Assessments
- Control of Noise
- Reporting Injuries, Diseases & Dangerous Occurrences
- First Aid
- Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
- Fire Safety
- Workplace (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regulations
- Manual Handling
- Electrical Safety
- Display Screen Equipment
- Provision & use of Workplace Equipment
Assessment & Certification
The Health and Safety awareness training course will be continuously assessed by the course tutor and each participant will be required to participate in theoretical and practical work during the course. On completion of a short assessment delegates will receive a Certificate of Competence.
For Health and Safety training guidance and updates please see the Health and Safety Executive section on Health and Safety in the workplace
For more information on our Health and Safety awareness training offered by Training Solutions North West and how we can help you find the right training courses for your business please email us or alternatively, call us on 0151 515 0416 or 01978 359 441 and speak with one of our training Consultants.