Course Overview 

 
The course is designed to get you and your colleagues competent in the practical actions they may need to tackle health and safety responsibilities in their teams. 
The course is 4 days in length and candidates are required to successfully complete a multi-choice examination and carry out a risk assessment project relating to your own workplace. 
 
During the course you will be introduced to: 
 
The reasons for managing safely, moral, legal and financial 
Risk Assessment, how to quantify risk 
Controlling risks, having quantified the risk, what controls can be put in place 
Understanding your responsibilities, what are your accountability 
Identifying hazards, examining every possible hazard that can be found in the workplace and understanding the injury and damage that can occur 
Investigating accidents and incidents, understanding your legal responsibility for conducting an investigation and how to carry it out 
Measuring performance to know how the managing health and safety system is performing and whether any additional actions that need to be taken 
Protecting the environment, understanding the definition of the environment, how we harm it and the hierarchy of actions by management to protect the environment 
 
 
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