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Health & Safety Awareness

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This course is to help those who are due to commence work, or have begun to work in the industry to understand the potential hazards on site. It provides a practical summary of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues, identifying the delegate’s responsibility for looking after themselves and others, outlines the employer’s duties and explains what should be done if the employee thinks anyone’s health and safety is being put at risk. The course is an ideal foundation for those wishing to obtain an industry accreditation card. AIMS: This classroom based course is to ensure that individual responsibilities are understood: Why they are carrying out their identified duties, and What is expected of them, and To ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workplace to ensure that at the end of the course delegates will be able to: Understand the need to prevent accidents Have an understanding of health and safety law. Identify how their role fits into the control and management of the site Understand the need for risk assessments and method statements. Appreciate the need to perform safely and to stop and ask for advice if not sure. Feel obliged to report unsafe acts to prevent an accident. COURSE CONTENT: General responsibilities Hazardous substances Accident prevention and reporting Electrical safety Health and welfare introduced Hand held equipment Manual handling Noise and vibration Working at height Site transport PPE Excavations Emergency procedures and first aid Confined spaces Fire prevention and control Safety signs CANDIDATE ASSESSMENT: Multiple choice question paper. QUALIFICATION: On successful completion it is anticipated that delegates would arrange for a touch screen test. It is therefore, considered that it would not be appropriate for an exam re-sit in the event of not achieving the pass mark; rather that the delegates employer should be encouraged to arrange for some time for coaching of the delegate concerned.

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Pro Risk Safety Management Ltd Overview Pro Risk Safety Management Ltd's aim is to assist clients to manage all aspects of risk by providing tailor made advice and solutions based on their organisations specific circumstances. We pride ourselves in delivering structured, user friendly systems, training and support, that ensures ongoing compliance with current and incoming health and safety legislation. We have experience in a range of sectors, including construction, maintenance, manufacturing and the service industry and employ staff with a wide range of industry accredited certifications. Training Construction Skills Site Managers Safety Training Scheme and Refresher (SMSTS) Construction Skills Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme and Refresher (SSSTS) Construction Skills Health & safety Awareness Construction Skills Achieving Behavioural Changes (ABC) Construction Skills Site Sustainability Simplified (SSS) IOSH Managing Safety IOSH Working Safely PASMA First Aid In-house, Asbestos Awareness, Abrasive Wheels, Manual Handling, Safety Harness, Work at Height and many more.

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Manor Farm House
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Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
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