Stress Risk Assessment


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Overview

Stress at work is one of the main challenges affecting workforces of all industries today. The affect of stress is often visible in the reduction of productivity and efficiency in the workplace. This course is designed to highlight the factors that cause stress both in and out of the workplace and discuss methods of management in order to provide delegates the tools to identify stress and manage its effects.

Who Should Attend

Those who are required to either manage people within busy work environments where work related stress may be an issue.

Aims

To give delegates a comprehensive understanding of stress symptoms, indicators and methods of management. The course provided a valuable insight into the HSE Management Standards for stress introduces the delegate to the HSE Stress Indicator Tool.

Objectives

         To recognise likely sources of work related.

         To raise awareness of particular regulations and safety guidance which apply to stress in the workplace.

         To review the results of recent case law on stress.

         To examine each of the HSE Management Standards on stress.

         To explore the capabilities of the HSE Stress Indicator Tool.

Content

         Introduction

         Safety arrangements

         Defining stress

         Symptoms and indicators of stress

         The physiological effects of stress

         Criminal and civil law

         HSE Management Standards

         HSE Stress Indicator Tool

         Stress reducing methods

Certification

An attendance certificate will be issued to all delegates.

Number of Delegates: Suitable for up to 15 delegates

Course Duration: 1 Day (09:00 - 16:30)

 

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