Health and Safety Awareness
Quality and Health and Safety
Understand some of the main hazards and risks that you are likely to encounter within the workplace.
Whatever sort of organisation you work in, there is always the possibility of an accident or damage to someone’s health. All work exposes people to hazards. This can include loads which have to be manually handled; dangerous machinery; toxic substances; electricity; working with display screen equipment; or even psychological hazards, such as stress.
This module addresses the main hazards and risks that you are likely to encounter within the workplace. You will become confident in your knowledge of health and safety.
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Members gain 1 CIOB CPD points when you reflect on the ethical aspects of your learning from this activity.
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*Please note, you cannot apply the CPD discount code to this course.
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By the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Understand the specific hazards and preventions
- Maintain accurate reports
- Manage stress in the workplace
The course will cover:
Specific hazards and preventions in relation to:
- Slips, trips and falls.
- Manual handling.
- Display screen equipment.
- Reporting responsibilities.
- Managing stress in the workplace.
This course is suitable for anyone looking to develop their health and safety skills.
There is no formal assessment, but you will be quizzed throughout the course to assess your level of understanding.
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