Understanding Your Health and Safety Duties as a Director

21 Mar
  21st March 2019
  9:30am to 12:30pm
  Shropshire Chamber of Commerce

A look at Employers and Employees duties in regard to Health and Safety,
Covering:
Understand Roles and Responsibilities for Health and Safety
How do Risk Assessments contribute to Health and Safety
How to identify and control risks from common workplace Hazards
Procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in a workplace.

This course is designed to give students a basic overview of the requirements of Health and Safety legislation. On completion of the course students should have a better understanding of their responsibilities under Health and Safety legislation. An understanding of the definition of Hazard and Risk along with the ability to understand what a risk assessment is made up of and why it is important. Students should be able to identify common workplace hazards and suggest possible control measures.