Health and Safety

Main goals

About the course

Facilitator
Cavendish specialist trainer

Maximum attendance
20 learners

Course content
Basic health and safety at work:

  • legislation
  • statistics
  • risk assessment
  • hazard awareness
  • display screen equipment
  • working at height
  • psycho-social hazards
  • theory assessment

Lone working:

  • what it is, legislation
  • responsibilities
  • work related violence
  • theory assessment

Manual handling:

  • definitions
  • statistics
  • anatomy, mechanics
  • TILE risk assessments
  • how to lift safely
  • practical and theory assessment

COSHH – what is COSHH?:

  • Who is responsible?
  • Hazardous substances
  • Hazardous warning symbols
  • common COSHH substances,
  • safety data sheets
  • PPE, poisons and what to do
  • theory assessment

Fire safety:

  • fire hazards and risks
  • fire prevention
  • fire procedures
  • alarm actuations
  • electrical safety
  • good housekeeping
  • fire extinguishers
  • theory assessment

Course objectives
For every learner to have a good understanding of all aspects of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and show a good understanding of the course content via test papers for each module.

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Seamus Higgins

Your trainer for this course

Seamus Higgins

Team Leader – Health & Safety and Maintenance

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