HS12 – Introduction to the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974

Course Content

At the end of the course you should have an understanding of: why health and safety is important to everyone; why health and safety is important within an organisation; how following health and safety procedures is applicable to everyone; the existence of the HSWA; common hazards in the workplace; general health and safety best practice and control measures; where to find further information within your organisation; and the importance of personal behaviour (vigilance, compliance, using safety measures, appropriate training, reporting issues).

Who Or Why You Should Attend

Anyone wanting to get the first insight into Health & Safety in the workplace this course is an introduction for staff at any level

Course Overview

3 hour course either - am or pm