Health & Safety

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Level 2 Principles of COSHH

Principles of COSHH is a stand-alone level 2 qualification, which complements the CIEH Health and Safety programme. It is aimed at those who use substance hazardous to health at work and introduces students to the hazards associated with those substances, the risks and controls available and what to expect from a COSHH assessment.

Duration:  Half day
Cost:  £80

Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions and the right systems and methods for safe activities. But employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks. Good health and safety standards rely on employers and employees working together to reduce risks.

Duration:  1 day
Cost:  £220

Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

This qualification is ideal for anyone in a supervisory, team leader or managerial role. Subjects covered include understanding the requirements for health, safety and welfare in the workplace, the benefits of using a safety management system, the principles of risk assessment, and understanding the risks and control methods for common workplace hazards.

Duration: 2 days
Cost: £220

Level 2 Principles of Risk Assessment

This new qualification is designed to help improve the workplace culture for occupational health and safety by enabling learners to understand the basic principles of risk.

Duration:  1 day
Cost:  £160

Level 3 Principles of Risk Assessment

This qualification provides a thorough understanding of the main categories of accidents and ill health, their socio-economic costs and the benefits of good health and safety management.

Duration: 2 days
Cost: £220

Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

This qualification is designed for those learners wishing to become a paediatric first aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. Learners gaining this qualification will know that first aid is the responsibility of everyone involved in the working environment.

Topics within this qualification meet the requirements for Paediatric first aid outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage 2014 as being important to maintaining safe and effective practice when providing treatment of injuries and ill health of infants and children who are under the care of trained personnel.

Duration: 2 days
Cost: £100

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety Principles

Following legislative changes all employers are required to have a “responsible person” to take steps to reduce the risk from fire and ensure safe escape for both employees and visitors.

Duration:  1 day
Cost:  £130

Fire Marshal Practical Workshop

The workshop is designed to give guidance on the responsibilities of a Fire Marshal and how to perform their duties and give an awareness of the fire safety procedures within the University. Guidance will be given on how to select and use extinguishers in case of fire, including practical demonstration.

Duration: 1 day
Cost: £130

First Aid at Work

This course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the workplace. The course will give delegates the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies.

Duration:  3 days
Cost:  £240

First Aid Annual Refresher

This update course provides you with an opportunity to practice and update your skills during your three year period as a qualified first aider.

The HSE highly recommend that qualified first aiders attend a 3 hour skills up-date workshop during the first and second year of the First Aid at Work certificate.

Duration:  Half day
Cost:  £70

First Aid Re-qualification

This course will enable candidates to have the knowledge and confidence to deal with a First Aid emergency.

Duration:  2 days
Cost:  £150

Level 2 Awards in Food Safety

It is essential for food safety that all food handlers are aware of the hazards and controls associated with the types of food they produce. Every year, many people are made ill and some even die as a result of eating contaminated food. Food businesses have a legal and moral obligation to ensure they are not contributing to these statistics.

Whatever the type of food being produced, controls must be put in place to ensure all types of contamination and temperature abuse are either eliminated completely or controlled to ensure safety.

Duration: 1 day
Cost: £75

Level 3 Awards in Food Safety

Those who operate in a supervisory role in the workplace need to be aware of their responsibilities with regards to food safety. Most food poisoning outbreaks can be traced back to the failure of those responsible for communicating and implementing hygiene standards.

These qualifications ensure that supervisors are aware of the legislation applicable to food safety and how best to communicate the required standards to employees.

Duration: 3 days
Cost: £300

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