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Learn how to notice indicators of using incorrect health and safety procedures and what constitutes to modern slavery.
What are the different types of legislation that are associated with health and safety? What are the most common causes of accidents? What is the difference between a hazard and a risk? What is the hierarchy of control measures? What are the cases of accidents and/ or ill health? How is moving and handling involved with health and safety? How is ladder safety and working at hights involved with health and safety? What is COSHH? What is PPE? What is DSE? Our Health and Safety Awareness course will help you answer the questions above and more.
Worldwide, 2.3 million workers die every year from work related accidents, injury and disease.
Through our Health and Safety Awareness course, you will gain an understanding of what health and safety is. You will learn what the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 is and what the employees’ responsibilities are. You will learn what the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 is. You will learn how risk assessments are and what the 5 steps of the process are. You will learn what the hierarchy of control measures are. You will learn the main causes of accidents and workplace ill health. You will learn the duty of employers from the Manual Handling Operations Regulations (1992). You will learn the principles of safer moving and handling. You will learn how working at heights and ladder safety are involved. You will learn what COSHH is and what the 8 basic measures are. You will learn what DSE is and how it is included.
What does Health & Safety Awareness cover?
This half day course will provide delegates with the basic knowledge and understanding of health and safety to allow them to fulfill their legal duties.
Who is our Health & Safety Awareness for?
This course can be offered for any workplace or made specific to the following sectors: catering ,manufacturing, care or retail.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
- Define common health and safety terms
- Understand health and safety law
- Perform a risk assessment
- Identify controls
- Outline the law and controls relating to slips, trips and falls, electricity, noise, PPE, equipment, hazardous substances, etc.
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Alzheimer’s Society, Mind, Foster Care Associates, Nursing Midwifery Council and the Scouts.
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