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Health and Safety Awareness

This half-day course is an effective introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit any worker, in any industry or sector and accommodates induction training for the new employee very well.

The subject matter includes:

– Understanding the importance of health, safety and welfare standards in the workplace.
– Knowing how hazards and risks are controlled in the workplace.
– Being aware of the main causes and effects of poor health and safety at work.
– Understanding how health and safety information is communicated in the workplace.

Level 2 Health and Safety

Delivered through the Dorset Training Academy, this one-day course is ideal for those wishing to develop knowledge of health and safety issues in the workplace and the legislation and regulations relating to maintaining a healthy and safe working environment.

This course will highlight common hazards and effective control measures. It will help you work more safely and be more aware of how your own actions can affect the health and safety of others, and will enable you to contribute meaningfully to any occupational health and safety management systems which offer transferability to other jobs.

You will also learn about risk profiling and its contribution to health and safety, incident reporting and emergency procedures.

It includes the following:

  • Introduction to occupational health and safety
  • Risk assessment
  • Common workplace hazards and controls
  • Incident report and emergency procedures

The one-day course is a minimum of 6 contact hours, and will be delivered at the Cranford Avenue College site, with free parking available and refreshments and lunch provided.  Training can be delivered on site to meet business needs, please contact us to discuss a pre-course assessment of your premises.

A maximum of 16 students are allowed on all training sessions and there is a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. Certificates will be distributed within 10 working days of the end of the course.

Level 3 Health and Safety

Delivered through the Dorset Training Academy, this three-day course is designed for managers and supervisors wishing to develop knowledge of health and safety issues in the workplace and the legislation and regulations relating to maintaining a healthy and safe working environment.

This course will highlight common hazards and effective control measures. It will help you work more safely and be more aware of how your own actions can affect the health and safety of others, and will enable you to contribute meaningfully to any occupational health and safety management systems which offer transferability to other jobs.

You will also learn about risk profiling and its contribution to health and safety, incident reporting and emergency procedures.

It includes the following:

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management
  • Planning
  • Risk Profiling
  • Work-related injuries, hazards and controls
  • Work-related ill health, hazards and controls
  • Organisation and implementation
  • Monitoring and reviewing performance

 

The three-day course is a minimum of 18 contact hours, and will be delivered at the Cranford Avenue College site, with free parking available and refreshments and lunch provided.  Training can be delivered on site to meet business needs, please contact us to discuss a pre-course assessment of your premises.

A maximum of 16 students are allowed on all training sessions and there is a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. Certificates will be distributed within 10 working days of the end of the course.

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