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Workplace Health & Safety Online

Course description

This Workplace Health & Safety course covers general health and safety issues that apply to a wide range of types of businesses and sectors, from office and retail environments to workshops and factories. 

The wide range of topics covered makes this a great course to act as an introduction to health and safety in the workplace that can then be built on with more detailed courses that cover specific hazards that employees might come into contact with in specific workplaces. 

This makes it a useful part of the induction process.

By the end of this course the candidate will have an understanding of health and safety legislation and definitions of common terms associated with health and safety. 

This is followed up with some statistics outlining the most common causes of accidents in the workplace.

They will also understand good practice in relation to electricity, display screen equipment and the use of safe manual handling techniques.

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Further Information

The course also introduces best practice associated with the control of substances hazardous to health regulations, the importance of using appropriate PPE as instructed and the most common procedures to follow in the event of a fire.

The course contains specific case studies that outline the seriousness of health and safety in the workplace and potential consequences if there is a health and safety breach. 

Along with all this it introduces the concept of risk assessment and concludes with the actions that should be taken in the event of an emergency situation occurring.

Workplace Health & Safety Online Training

Course Modules

Course

Module

Number

Module Name

Pass %

Required

Workplace Health and

Safety

1

What Is Health and Safety?

70

Workplace Health and

Safety

2

Case Studies

70

Workplace Health and

Safety

3

Corporate Manslaughter

70

Workplace Health and

Safety

4

Accidents

70

Workplace Health and

Safety

5

Fire, Electricity, DSE and Manual Handling

70

Workplace Health and

Safety

6

Emergencies, CoSHH, PPE and Stress

70

Recommended System Requirements

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

 

Duration: 45 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Who's this Working Safely Course for?

The course has a very wide audience as it applies to a wide range of sectors and can be included as part of the induction process in most businesses, especially when combined with other more specific health and safety courses that apply to the candidates role.

Certification

CPD Approved

All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit. 

This certificate does not have an expiry date. However, based on industry best practice guidelines, the recommended renewal period for this training is 3 years. We will print this recommended renewal date on your certificate.

Benefits of Online Training

  Approved by RoSPA

 Approved by the CPD Certification Service

Enrol and start today, so no need to wait

 Takes approximately 45 minutes to complete online

 Works on any device that can access the internet

 Has all the training materials that you need, so no hidden fees

 Includes the end of course test at no extra cost

 Allows free re-sits of the test if you do not pass the first time

 Enables you to download a certificate when you pass the test

 The fast, efficient, effective, and low-cost way to learn

Aims of the Course

Upon completion of this course learners will be able to: 

  • Identify the main types of abrasive wheels and their equipment, and will understand the hazards and risks associated with them. 
  • Understand the legal requirements placed on manufacturers, employers and employees for the safe use of abrasive wheels. 
  • Know how to carry out a risk assessment for the safe use of abrasive wheels. 
  • Be aware of the control measures needed to reduce or eliminate the risks associated with abrasive wheels, including harmful dusts, vibration, noise, fire and electrical risks. 
  • Understand how to safely handle, store, mount, use, dress and inspect the main types of abrasive wheels.

Advantages of This Course

As this course covers a wide range of health and safety situations the course provides a strong basis to further build on with more training.

IIRSM approval means that this course meets the rigorous standards of this leading industry body.

Online training is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Further Progression

Other health and Safety courses that cover specific aspects of the candidates role for example if they work a lot with computers then the DSE Awareness course would be useful to them. If they are going to be handling chemicals then the more detailed COSHH course would cover this more thoroughly, and if they are going to be working alone at any point then the Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers course would be a great next step.

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