The Foundation in Health and Safety Awareness Training is for people at any level, in any sector, needing grounding in the essentials of health and safety.
The course offers an introduction to the basics of Health and Safety, including: how to work safely, defining hazards and risks, how to identify common hazards, how to improve safety performance and protecting the environment.
Course Content/Learning Objectives
The course covers the following areas:
Why we bother with Health and Safety
The Health and Safety at Work Act etc 1974
The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
Civil and criminal law
Principles of Risk Assessment
Workplace hazards and controls