first-aid-training

PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH & SAFETY LAW

Course Information

Who should attend?
Managers, Health and Safety representatives, Business owners
What will be covered?
This course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in health and safety awareness. It is designed to meet the Health and Safety regulations and covers regulations, precautions, planning, risk assessing, PPE, individual sectors, what causes accidents, employer/employee responsibilities, RIDDOR, COSHH, first aid, workstation/VDU safety, working at heights, gas safety, occupational health, infection control, electricity, enforcement and the dangers and links in the regulations in fire and manual handling.

Class Size / Session: 30 per session
Duration: 1 Day

Course Module

Introduction and Regulation
Health and Safety and it’s importance
What causes accidents?
Health and Safety Law
Employee and Employer Responsibility
Prevention of Accidents
Why prevention is important and what can be done
Risk Assessment
Personal Protective Equipment
Substances dangerous to health – COSHH
Warning signs
When an accident happens
Basic First Aid Advice
RIDDOR and accident reporting
Work place policies and procedures
Equipment in the workplace and how you can get hurt

More Course Modules
  • Specific areas of health and safety trainingFormal

Fire Risk Assessment

Fire Triangle
Calling the fire service
Evacuation Procedures
Good Housekeeping
Electricity
Manual Handling
Slips, Trips, and Falls
Work station and VDU safety
Occupational Health
Infection control

• Summary of Health and Safety
Enforcement of health and safety regulations
What you need to remember and what to do next