Health and safety in the workplace training is an essential action for any employer – from both a legal and moral perspective. It ensures that processes are in place to prevent injuries as much as possible – and procedures are understood, should those unavoidable accidents occur.
About the course…
The course, lasting six hours, is developed to provide organisations with the necessary skills and knowledge to prevent, address and treat a broad range of accidents. Your instructor will combine theoretical knowledge with practical-based sessions to deliver a well-rounded and comprehensive course.
The course is best suited for those businesses that are looking for a broad, overall understanding of health and safety in the workplace. With this in mind, itís suited to most companies and organisations.
What you will learn…
Specifically, the course will cover the following subjects:
- Health and safety legislation
- Risk assessment
- Health, safety and welfare
- Work equipment
- Hazardous substances
- Ergonomic and workstation design
- Manual handling
How you will be assessed…
You will be required to sit a multiple choice exam, upon completion of the course. Once you have passed the exam, you will be awarded a certificate in recognition of your new skills. This certificate is valid for three years. After this point, we recommend that you refresh your knowledge, in order to keep up to date with new developments, changes in practice, etc.
Where the course takes place…
The course can be delivered at your place of work or another, more suitable location in Liverpool – though this is entirely dependent on your businessí individual needs. Most businesses choose to have the training run on-site as itís more convenient and cost-effective.
The cost of the course…