According to British law, businesses and employers must respect safety standards and protect their employees from harm and accidents at work. In the workplace, eye injuries are relatively prevalent, but the majority of them can be avoided by using protective gear, care, and control methods. The majority of employees frequently aren’t aware of the dangers of being exposed to eye safety hazards or the unfavourable outcomes that may result. Eye injuries frequently result in the loss of one or more eye functions as well as permanent or temporary blindness.
- The significance of maintaining protective gear and preventative steps to reduce or eliminate risks and dangers.
- What to do in an emergency and how to safeguard personnel from chemical splashes. Also, you will discover the various ways in which alkaline and acidic substances harm the eye.
- How to safeguard workers against the risks of thermal, infrared, UV, and strong light radiation exposure.
- How extended computer staring can result in strain, headaches, and blurred vision. Also, you'll learn various methods for lessening eye strain.
- The various types of eye protection available and how it works.
- You can more easily recognise the various risks present in your workplace.
- Companies can protect their workers from harm by making the appropriate safety equipment investments.
- Companies can improve their accident prevention methods, storage facilities, and upkeep of protective gear.
- Your staff can be informed about the dangers and risks related to eye injuries.
Unit 01: How and Why it is Important to Promote Eye Safety in the Workplace
Unit 02: Chemical Splashes and Eye Injuries
Unit 03: Eye Exposure to Thermal, Infrared, UV, Cryogenic and Laser Radiation
Unit 04: Eye Protection from Flying Particles and Eye Strain Problems
Unit 05: Control Measures and Types of Personal Protective (Eye) Equipment
There are no prerequisites to enrol in the courses.
Depending on the instructional modules, each course has a different length. It is indicated in the course details for each course.
Modules make up the course structure. The average study time for each module is between 20 and 90 minutes. The amount of time spent on each module is entirely up to the individual pupils.
Any internet-connected device can be used to study the course at any time.
There would be an MCQ Multiple Choice Questionnaire test after all the modules were completed. The questions must be answered online at a time and place of your choosing, and they will be drawn from the modules.
The test’s passing score is 70 percent.
If the user didn’t pass the exam the first time, he/ she will have more chances to retake it after additional study. The exam can be taken more than once.