To provide delegates with a fundamental knowledge of safe work
practices and the skills to monitor safe and healthy working
- The workplace and workplace equipment
- Risk assessment
- Manual handling
- Hazardous substances
- Ergonomics and workstation design
- Transport and vehicles
- Noise and vibration
A minimum of 7 hours instruction over one day. The course includes
lectures enhanced by audio/visual material and practical teaching aids.
Delegates are encouraged to actively participate in discussion sessions
and group activities. Some activities will require practical
The course culminates with a short examination which comprises of 30
multiple choice questions. Successful candidates receive a certificate
from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
All staff who have not received formal training in Health and Safety.