Course aim:Participants will learn who is responsible for health & safety at work and for creating a safe working environment. Learners will have improved awareness of their rights and how to enforce those rights. The course aims to equip learners with the basic knowledge necessary to take on health and safety responsibilities and play a part in making workplaces safer.
The session will cover:• Health and Safety at Work Act• The Management of Health and safety at Work Regulations• COSHH – Control of Substances Hazardous to Health• Manual Handling Regulations• Planning for risk assessment
Learning outcomes:By the end of the session participants will be able to: -
• Describe the main health and safety legislation• Plan for risk assessment • Identify key responsibilities for making workplaces healthy and safe• Apply their improved knowledge of the right to work safely in their job• Take on health and safety responsibilities for a community group
This training session will be run by The London Hazards Centre, a registered charity established in 1984 to provide training, advice - and to campaign, on occupational health and safety. http://www.lhc.org.uk/
Event Details:Date: Tuesday, 6th November 2018Time: 9.30am - 1.00pmLocation: 64 Pinner Road, Harrow, HA1 4HZCosts (Per Person):Free - Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise Sector working in HarrowFree - Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise Sector working outside of Harrow
Sector Definitions: https://goo.gl/hM4hq2
Contact Details:Call: 020 8861 5894Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accessibility:Are parking spaces available for blue badge holders? NoIs the venue wheelchair accessible? YesIs there an induction loop? NoIs there a lift? N/A
Charged Entry – In the event of a no-show on the day you will be charged the cost of the session. This will be waived if one weeks notice is provided.