This two-day course gives managers, supervisors and team leaders the skills and confidence required to effectively manage day-to-day health and safety in their workplace.
Students take on the role of newly-appointed supervisors at a fictitious organisation and, through a series of interactive exercises, tackle many of the issues that they will face in their own workplace.
The exercise is facilitated by an experienced tutor who offers their own expertise in order to consolidate knowledge and understanding.
Qualities of a good manager/supervisor
Challenges faced by a manager/supervisor
Health and safety responsibilities of a manager/supervisor
Legal duties of employers and employees
Consequences of non-compliance with legal duties
Health and safety policy
Risk assessment and risk control
Safe systems of work
Health and safety inspections
Reporting and investigating accidents and near misses
Ways of improving the health and safety practices and culture of an organisation
The online assessment task completed after the course which enables you to apply your knowledge and understanding to your own workplace.