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Health and Safety Training

CPD Accredited Online Course


Nurtured Development

Summary

Price
£12 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
1 Hour
Access to content
Lifetime access
Qualification
2 CPD points / hours

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Overview

This course has been developed for everyone involved in any industry, and is aimed to give all staff, supervisors, and managers the essential knowledge needed to offer the very best professional approach to Health and Safety.

This course will help you to become more effective in many areas of your business, from keeping within the law to offering your customers a quality service. If you are looking to enhance your career development, this course will give you the opportunity to look at parts of the job you may not currently be involved with.

Description

This course is comprised of 15 modules, completion of each module will earn you a badge for that area and will pave your way through the health and safety journey to certification.

Completing each of these 15 modules will empower you with the knowledge to be an effective health and safety champion.

  1. Health and Safety at Work Act etc. 1974
  2. Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations
  3. Risk Assessment
  4. Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  5. Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations 1992
  6. Provisions and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (puwer)
  7. Personal protective Equipment Regulations
  8. Workplace (Health, Safety, and Welfare) Regulations
  9. Fire safety
  10. First Aid
  11. Accident Reporting
  12. Health and Safety Training
  13. Lifting Operations and Lifting
  14. Electricity at Work
  15. Hazardous Substances

Module 1: Health & Safety at Work Act etc 1974

  • Legislation Overview
  • The HSWA Structure
  • Responsibilities
  • Enforcement of Legislation
  • Serving Notices
  • Statutory Notices

Module 2: Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations

  • Employers Duties
  • Management Regulations
  • Amendments to the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992
  • Control of Contractors
  • Contractor Responsibilities

Module 3: Risk Assessment

  • Hazards and Risks
  • Risk Assessment
  • Hazard Identification
  • Identification Exercise
  • Evaluation
  • Be Systematic
  • Hierarchy of Control Measures
  • Generic / Model Assessments
  • Specific Assessments
  • Maintenance and Review of the Assessment

Module 4: Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992

  • Risk Assessing
  • Manual Handling Risk Assessment

Module 5: Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations 1992

  • The DSE Assessment
  • Daily Work Routine of Users
  • Eyes and Eyesight
  • Provision of Training and Information

Module 6: Provisions and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (Puwer)

  • Legal Requirements
  • Safety and Guarding of Machinery
  • Types of Guard

Module 7: Personal protective Equipment Regulations

  • What Is PPE?
  • Legal Requirements
  • Types of PPE
  • Risk Assessment

Module 8: Workplace (Health, Safety, and Welfare) Regulations

  • Legal Requirements

Module 9: Fire safety

  • Causes of Fire
  • Combustion
  • Fire Extinguishers and Appliances
  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • Disabled Procedure
  • Record Keeping

Module 10: First Aid

  • Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981
  • Contents of a First Aid Box

Module 11: Accident Reporting

  • The Accident Book
  • Reportable Injuries
  • Dangerous Occurrences
  • Reportable Diseases

Module 12: Health and Safety Training

  • Types of Training
  • Training Records

Module 13: Lifting Operations and Lifting

  • Evolution of the Legislation
  • What Equipment Is Covered?
  • What Are the Requirements?
  • Risk Assessment and Planning

Module 14: Electricity at Work

  • Electrical Equipment
  • How Often Should Checks or Testing Be Carried Out?

Module 15: Hazardous Substances

  • Hazardous Substances
  • Who is at Risk?
  • What Makes a Substance Hazardous?
  • Carrying Out A COSHH Risk Assessment
  • Safe Use of Substances

Who is this course for?

NHS and independent healthcare providers, bank staff and agency workers, and educational organisations including:

  • Individuals who want to gain an awareness and increase knowledge
  • Care Assistants (HCA)
  • Support Workers
  • Adult Social Care Workers
  • Residential Home Staff
  • Nursing Home Staff
  • Carers
  • Nurses including Practice, Adult, Registered & Clinical
  • Domiciliary Care Workers
  • Home Care Workers
  • Clinical Support Workers
  • Community Healthcare Workers
  • Bank and Temporary Nurses
  • Bank and Temporary Carers

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Catherine asked:

is this course for someone who works as a child care classroom assistant if not can you please send me the link or name of one i need to do

Answer:

Hi Catherine, It's for any employee working within the UK as all employers will need to be compliant with the Health and Safety Act. If you're interested in a child care protection course, this may also be of use to you: reed.co.uk/courses/introduction-into-safeguarding-children-course/248975 Hope that helps. Any questions, let me know. Marvin

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