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Health and Safety and Premises Management

Who should attend:

This course is aimed at individuals responsible for health and safety in the workplace and those who manage buildings or rooms.

Overview:

Everyone has a duty of care in the workplace whether they are an employer, employee or a volunteer. This course looks at the legal requirements for community groups, which laws apply to employees and volunteers and what steps can be taken to minimise risks and prevent avoidable accidents to staff, volunteers and the general public. This course will include:

  • Health and safety and the law
  • Practical steps for small groups
  • Policies and risk assessments
  • Control of contractors
  • Regulated activities

Outcomes:

At the end of this course participants will:

  • Understand the main legislation relating to health and safety at work
  • Understand how the law applies to employees and volunteers
  • Be confident in completing a comprehensive risk assessment
  • Be able to develop relevant policies including fire safety and emergency procedures

Event map

Silverdale Library, High Street, Newcastle, Staffs ST5 6LY