Overview of course

Safety awareness in the workplace is the first step to ensuring an injury free zone. Making sure that all employees are concerned with safety awareness can often be a difficult task. There are several things that employers can and should be doing to promote safety awareness in the workplace. It is everyone persons job to work safely and efficiently but it is the owner, manager or safety leaders job to make sure all employees understand what working safely means.

Why choose Alcumus for training

  • Proven track record of delivering high quality training across an wide portfolio of compliance and certification topics
  • Highly experienced trainers with relevant industry qualifications for their chosen area of expertise (including CM IOSH, OSCR, CIPD & IRCA)
  • Approachable and friendly training team with extensive industry knowledge who are able to pass on practical experience
  • Large pool of trainers spread across wide geographical area

Course content

  • Housekeeping – its importance in health and safety
  • Slips and trips – moving safely around the factory
  • Storage – its implications for safety
  • Manual handling – a brief look at manual handling techniques
  • Psychological hazards – recognising and dealing with stress
  • Fire emergency – procedures
  • Electricity – know the hazards
  • Plant, tools and equipment – training and use
  • Personal protective equipment – why the need?
  • First aid – know what’s available