The course is designed to
provide learners with Basic Health and Safety knowledge and skills.
The course is designed for at all staff in particular new starters,
refresher training, learners seeking employment etc.

The
course provides an introduction to health and safety in the workplace
and leads to progression onto other courses should the
learner/employer require.

The
course provides a basic understanding of the role of health and
safety in the workplace.

Course
aim

The
course provides learners with an introduction to health and safety in
the workplace to promote a positive approach to health and safety in
the workplace.

Learning
outcomes

  • Understand
    the needs for good health and safety practises in the workplace

  • Understand
    health and safety legislation
  • Understand
    the roles of the employer and employee in health and safety
  • Be
    able to identify hazards and risks in the workplace
  • Be
    able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the different
    types of safety signs used in the workplace
  • Be
    able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding

  • Understand the benefits of good health and safety in the workplace
  • Understand the consequences of poor health and safety in the workplace
  • Be able to demonstrate the benefits of good housekeeping in the workplace

The course compliments employers policies and procedures and the course can be tailored by the trainer to meet any specific needs of employers.

Course duration 3 hours