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Health & Safety in the Workplace (CPD)

Health and safety training courses are highly respected by many employers, and having this course on your CV could be very beneficial. This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to carry out risk assessments and to identify and control the risks from common workplace hazards. This official CPD course is perfect for an introduction to a subject or a subject refresher.

Units covered in this programme include:

– Roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare at work: In this section, you will develop your understanding of employers and employees duties relating to health, safety and welfare. It covers the requirements for training and competence in the workplace and how to effectively communicate health and safety information.

– How risk assessments contribute to health and safety: You will cover the meaning of the terms ‘hazard’ and ‘risk’, how risk assessments are carried out and how they contribute to a reduction in workplace accidents and ill health.

– Identifying and controlling risks from common workplace hazards: This module will enable you to identify hazards in the workplace, understand how hazards can cause harm or damage and learn the risk controls for common hazards.

– Procedures for responding to accidents and incidents at work: In this section, you will cover the common causes of workplace accidents and ill health, the actions to take following an incident at work and the importance of recording incidents, accidents and ill health accurately.

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Anytime from Aug 2021 : Distance Learning : Part-time
Course Code : SHCX0103/21/AF
Level : Level 1
Duration : 4 Hours

Cost : Total Fee £30

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Course details

Assessments

This course will be automatically assessed online and you will receive an e-certificate upon completion.

Progression

Upon completion of this course, you may wish to study the Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication and the COSHH Risk Assessment courses.

Facilities and resources

You will need access to the internet.

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Staring Date : 01/08/2021
Course Code : SHCX0103/21/AF Distance Learning Apply

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