IOSH Working Safely

Confirmed Dates

  • 23 January 2019
Duration 1
Timetable 08.30 - 15.30
Course Cost £160 Per Delegate


Objectives

The course will enable the delegate to build the knowledge and skills to:

1. Demonstrate an understanding of the main section of the Health & Safety At Work etc Act 1974.

2. Explain the duties of the employer under the HASAW Act.

3. Explain the role to be played by the employee under the HASAW Act.

4. Identify key legislative requirements under the Management of Health & Safety at Work
Regulations (1992/1999)

5. Understand the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1992/98. (PUWER)

6. Identify responsibilities under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.

7. Comply with Workplace (Health & Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992

8. Identify relevant sections within Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1992.

9. Explain basic principles of Noise At Work Regulations 1996.

10. Understand and comply with permit to work systems.

11. Understand and use basic systems of risk assessment

12. Record and document records relating to risk assessment.

Requirements

This course is designed for all levels of staff, and can be delivered to suit specific needs of groups within the organisation, depending on which legislation affects them. The course will provide an over view and basic understanding of the legislation affecting, and requirement on individuals to comply with, organisational health & safety practice. It is also for operatives who need a CSCS green labourer card.

Notes

The IOSH one-day Working Safely course, has now been recognised by CSCS as an equivalent to a Level 1 Award in health and safety in a construction environment.

This means that delegates who successfully complete Working Safely can apply for a CSCS green Labourer card once they have also passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Operatives Test.

Training will be carried out by a qualified instructor using a combination of demonstrations, lectures and practical exersises, with a maximum of 12 delegates.

IOSH working Safely certificate will be awarded to delegates on successful completion.
This course is a 100% match to the HSE Passport syllabus and a photographic passport can be issued to successful delegates at a cost of £10 per delegate.

 

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