Everyone in the workplace is subject to health and safety laws. Learning how to stay safe and healthy at work is in everyone’s best interest because thousands of individuals experience work-related illness and injury each year.
You will learn about some typical daily dangers that employees deal with in this course. You will gain knowledge of the theory and application of the pertinent health and safety laws, enabling you to identify common hazards in any workplace and contribute to harm minimization.
This course will provide you an overview of UK health and safety law, whether you are an employer, employee, or self-employed person. You’ll find that maintaining a productive workforce requires health and safety, which is more than just a bureaucratic exercise.
- What the term "health and safety" implies, why it's crucial that everyone in the workplace is aware of their duties, and how health and safety laws are put into practise
- Why risk assessments are necessary for employers, and what they should do after identifying workplace hazards.
- The dangers associated with manual labour, such as lifting and hauling, and how to avoid them
- How to reduce or eliminate the risks of electrical explosions and fires in the workplace, as well as the variables that increase their likelihood
- Understanding the negative impacts of employees working in a risky setting, which increases the possibility of slips, trips, and falls, and the significance of maintaining a safe workplace environment for employees and visitors.
- Each of us is accountable. Course
- Knowing your possible liability as a business owner in various scenarios
- If you work as an employee, this course will assist you in comprehending and avoiding typical electrical risks.
- increased levels of pleasure, health, and well-being among employees
- the flexibility to learn when and where it's most convenient for your staff
- All popular devices have access to study materials; all that's needed is an internet connection.
Unit 01: Fires and Explosions in the Workplace
The general fire safety rules that are applicable to all businesses;
The dangers that raise the possibility of flames and explosions during work;
A description of the DSEAR (Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations) of 2002;
Storing petrol and other combustible substances properly;
Unit 02: Manual Handling in the Workplace
Unit 03: Introduction to Slips and Trips: Why it is Important to Minimise Accidents
Unit 04: Electrical Awareness
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.