By law, a basic knowledge of health and safety is essential for all employees in all industries to ensure that workplace risks are recognised and managed effectively.

This Health and Safety in the workplace course is designed to provide employees with the requisite knowledge, or refresher training, needed in order to provide a safe working environment within your organisation. This includes an understanding of legal responsibilities, accident prevention and an overview of some of the key areas of workplace health and safety.

Ensures compliance with UK Health and Safety legislation.

Developed by health and safety professionals.

About This Course

This qualification is assessed by practical demonstrations and written test. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

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Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the key principles of workplace health and safety
  • Understand one’s obligations under Health and Safety legislation
  • Outline accident prevention, investigation and reporting
  • Communicate health and safety information
  • Recognise common health and safety hazards and how they can be controlled
  • Explain the stages of risk assessment
  • Describe the use of personal protective equipment
  • Describe the use of safe manual handling techniques
  • Describe good practice in relation to the COSHH regulations
  • Describe basic fire prevention and your action in the event of a fire
  • Describe the procedures for dealing with an accident
  • Course Duration
    3 hours
    Maxiumum Participants
    15 people
    Certificate Type
    Valid for 1 year
    Cost
    Our courses are competitively priced. Please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

    Core Principles Training & Consultancy

    We are very proud of the excellent reviews we collect from people who both organise and participate in our Training Courses.

    The tutor was particularly good in explaining herself and incorporating members of the group. My second train the trainer, this one was more enjoyable.

    Good day, new knowledge will help people become more effective. Confident now-to distribute new information to colleagues.

    I particularly liked Stella’s way of explaining and practical side of things. Stella was very professional and gave great ideas in order to train others ourselves.

    I have acquired in-depth knowledge of Food Safety. The trainer was very knowledgeable & engaging. She was very thorough in the delivery of the course & ensured the training was of high quality.

    Health & Safety Awareness

    Would you like to know more?

    Please get in touch today to discuss your training needs. The Health & Safety Awareness covers the following learning outcomes:
    • Understand the key principles of workplace health and safety
    • Understand one’s obligations under Health and Safety legislation
    • Outline accident prevention, investigation and reporting
    • Communicate health and safety information
    • Recognise common health and safety hazards and how they can be controlled
    • Explain the stages of risk assessment
    • Describe the use of personal protective equipment
    • Describe the use of safe manual handling techniques
    • Describe good practice in relation to the COSHH regulations
    • Describe basic fire prevention and your action in the event of a fire
    • Describe the procedures for dealing with an accident