Duration 1 Day

Who should attend?

Anyone who needs to know more about their responsibility for health and safety.

Learning Outcomes

  • Introducing working safely
  • Defining hazard and risk
  • Identifying common hazards
  • Improving safety performance
  • Protecting our environment
  • Pass a written and Practical assessment

Course Content

  • Carry out work activities without risk to themselves or others and understand the consequences to both the individual and their organisation if they fail to work safely
  • Identify hazards, risks and risk controls and understand the importance of risk assessment with examples of everyday use of the risk assessment
  • Understand how to take appropriate workplace precautions and their importance in the working environment
  • Appreciate the importance of a health and safety management system
  • Identify lines of communication with respect to health and safety in their place of work
  • Identify safety signs and signals
  • Understand emergency, accident plans and procedures and how and who to report accidents, incidents and near misses to in their place of work
  • Recognise how industry affects the environment and how individuals can minimise pollution and waste