Health and Safety Awareness
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.
If you would like a more in-dept and construction specific course on health and safety, please click here for comprehensive course on the topic. Construction Management Essentials: Health and Safety.
If you are a company looking to train multiple employees at a time, please contact the Academy to explore the best offers. This course can be sold individually, and also packaged with other courses on our site.
*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.
Quality and Health and Safety
CIOB Conservation Conference
New ideas for tough times
The theme of this year's annual conference is balancing conservation needs against rising costs. It is ideal for professionals involved in historic or traditional buildings as well as homeowners who are embarking on their own project.
We have drawn together leading experts from the UK and Europe who will give delegates the inside track on how these projects were successfully delivered and how they can apply what was learned to their own decision making.