online home vdu self assessment

Homeworking allows employees and the self-employed to work remotely from their main place of work on a full- or part-time basis and to set up a dedicated full-time workspace at their home. However, homeworking requires management and coordination to ensure employees are not put at risk from longer-term health and safety hazards or other issues that can emerge. Duties of employers Responsibility for health and safety at work rests with the employer whether or not…

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online vdu

VDU’s are widely used in all industry today and are a contributing factor to back injury, eye strain from poor ergonomics and eye strain from incorrect positioning of equipment or in regard to lighting. The General Application Regulations 2007 contains a list of minimum requirements in which the employer is obliged to carry out a risk assessment of each VDU workstation. This assessment will also look at the equipment, software, ventilation, lighting levels, access &…

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Training Aim: To provide staff with the necessary information to help them return to the workplace safely, following new COVID-19 measures put in place by the organisation. While we have a generic module available, this must be customised to your workplace to ensure it is specific to your company and practices. Speak to our team about how to tailor the material to suit your business. Training Objectives: At the end of this course, participants will…

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compliance safety officer

Training Aim: To provide the proposed COVID-19 Compliance Officer with the information and training necessary to fulfil the role in a safe and controlled manner, in order to prevent injury to yourself and to others. Training Objectives: At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Be familiar with your responsibilities when dealing with COVID-19 Coronavirus controls in relation to Health & Safety and return to work. Protect yourselves from the virus. Prevent…

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Online Asbestos Awareness Training

Training Aim: To help the learner to recognise asbestos materials, to understand the risks involved in working with asbestos and provide them with an introduction to the HSE ‘good practice’ guidelines for any work involving asbestos. Asbestos is a set of six naturally occurring minerals which were used in many aspects of the building trade in the past. If disturbed, the fibres within asbestos can be released into the air and inhaled by people in…

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contractor induction training

Training Aim: To communicate company procedures and standards applicable to all contractors who enter onto a company site. Ideally, contractor induction training should be delivered to all contractors before they are permitted to enter a company site or begin their work. This ensures that contractors understand the important environmental, health & safety issues in the company. It emphasises the responsibility they have for ensuring their safety and the safety of others. It also draws attention…

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bullying and harassment

Training Aim: To provide participants with the information necessary to identify, prevent and deal with instances of bullying and harassment in their workplace. Training Objectives: At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Define bullying, sexual and racial harassment. Identify common examples of bullying and harassment in the workplace. State relevant legislation. Describe the effects on the individual. Take actions to deal with a situation where bullying or harassment may be occurring.…

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Online Manual Handling Training

Training Aim: To provide the learner with the information necessary to be competent in safe manual handling in order to avoid injury to themselves and to others. Training Objectives: At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Define manual handling. State relevant legislation. Describe the basic anatomy of the spine. Apply the principles of safe lifting when completing the practical examination. Training Benefits: This online manual handling training tool will benefit your company in…

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Online Noise Safety Training

Training Aim: To provide participants with information on workplace noise and the dangers it presents to their health. Training Objectives: At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Identify the implications of the Noise Regulations. Describe the physiology of hearing. Identify the effects of noise on the ear. Understand how excessive noise can permanently damage your hearing. Appreciate the importance of Personal Protective Equipment. Training Benefits: This workplace noise safety training tool will…

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Online Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Training

Training Aim: To make participants aware of the role of PPE in protecting a person’s health and safety and their personal responsibility to wear PPE where mandatory signage is posted or where a risk assessment requests. Training Objectives: At the end of this course, participants will be able to: State the legal responsibilities for the supply and use of PPE. Describe the various types of PPE. Describe the importance of the correct use of PPE. Source PPE within their place…

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