Safety Essentials

Health and Safety at Work for Employees

Health and safety in the workplace is relevant to all branches of industry - from offices and schools, to leisure facilities and oil rigs. This course pulls together the vital elements of health and safety, including some of the key terminology you should be aware of, and the importance of tackling 'near misses' within the workplace.

What's included?

Course Description 

Health and safety in the workplace is relevant to all branches of industry - from offices and schools, to leisure facilities and oil rigs. This course pulls together the vital elements of health and safety, including some of the key terminology you should be aware of, and the importance of tackling 'near misses' within the workplace.

 We will also test your knowledge of workplace hazards with an interactive scene, and show you how to incorporate what you've learnt into a simple risk assessment.

Course Objectives

The aim of this course is to teach you about the following subjects:

  • Some key health and safety terminology
  • Health and safety policy and the law 
  • Your, and your employer's responsibilities 
  • The key hazards in the workplace 
  • How to undertake a simple risk assessment