Appropriate for those working in supervisory positions.
Multiple choice exam which is Ofqual accredited.
Accidents and illness can result in disability, death or incapacity for work. The supervisor is in an ideal position to influence, monitor and train employees. They can also ensure that managers are informed, persuaded, encouraged or pressured into providing for better health and safety standards.
Designed for supervisors, business owners, team leaders or managers responsible for health and safety, the CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace course examines health and safety from a supervisory perspective. The certification evidences an appropriate level of competence to successfully develop and implement high standards of health and safety in the workplace.
Supervisors have both a legal and moral responsibility to look after the health and safety of employees. This qualification will enable managers and supervisors to improve the health and safety culture of their organisation, whatever its size or activity.
The syllabus can also be tailored to suit the needs of your organisation.
This course incorporates group discussions and activities and focuses on issues relevant to participant organisations. Practical activities allow trainees to develop hands on skills in implementing workplace health and safety in a safe environment.
By the end of the programme the student will be able to:
Understand the main concepts of health & safety
Promote the benefits of a health & safety culture
Clarify the health & safety roles & responsibilities of individuals, supervisors & management
Understand health & safety control & improvement strategies available to supervisors
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Current UK and EU legislation
Concept of Health and Safety
Causes of Accidents and Methods of Control
Ill Health in the Workplace – the types and levels of problems and what can be done to deal with them
Legal Provisions (UK only)
Audits, Inspections and Monitoring Systems
Supervising Health and Safety - roles and responsibilities
Risk Assessments – processes & recommendations for improvement