Health & Safety Awareness for Supervisors

Health & Safety Awareness for Supervisors



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One Day

Health & Safety Awareness for Supervisors

Course Description

This one-day course is intended for those employed in supervisory/team leader/safety representative roles that have a responsibility for the Health & Safety of others within the workplace.

Course Objectives

Outline the requirements needed by a business to implement Health & Safety management principles and practices.
Explain the supervisor's role in respect of Health & Safety at work.
Explain methods of accident prevention and risk management.
Outline the legal, moral and financial aspects of managing Health & Safety at work.
Explain the roles of safety representatives and the importance of proper consultation.
Explain the importance of monitoring and supervising staff with regards to Health, Safety and Welfare issues.

Course Objectives

Health & Safety Law, regulations, approved codes of practice and guidance.
Moral obligations and responsibilities.
Financial aspects of poor Health & Safety cultures.
Recognising and reducing risk.
Monitoring and supervision of employees.
Human behaviour in Health & Safety.
Safety representatives and the consultative committee process.
Measuring our Health & Safety performance.
Accidents/incidents at work and accident prevention.
Safety information services.

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H&S Awareness for Directors

IOSH Managing Safely

H&S Awareness for Employees


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