Health and Safety For Line Managers And Supervisors


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Overview
Highlighting the responsibilities of key personnel, this course is an introduction and review of the current health and safety legislative requirements, employer responsibilities and the critical role of managers and supervisors in ensuring that people within their teams treat safety as a critical issue.

Who Should Attend
Managers, Supervisors, Team Leaders or those with responsibility for people in the workplace.

Aims
To develop and update knowledge and understanding of the application of health and safety management in the workplace.

Objectives

  • To understand the broad outline of relevant health and safety legislation
  • To understand supervisory responsibilities for effectively managing health and safety
  • To establish awareness of the organisational health and safety policy and arrangements


Content

  • Overview of Health and safety legislation
  • Personal responsibility and liability
  • Principles of risk assessment and risk control
  • Display Screen Equipment (Principles of assessment and control)
  • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) (Principles of assessment and control)
  • Fire safety responsibilities
  • Safety management
  • Manual handling (Principles of assessment and control)
  • Accidents in the workplace


Certification
Participants should successfully complete a multiple choice assessment in order to receive the course certificate.

Number of Delegates: Suitable for up to 16 delegates
Course Duration: day

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