Health & Safety Department

Awareness training for staff

Health and safety awareness sessions aimed at staff with school / local health and safety responsibilities or duties.

Course Content

This training will consist of three one-hour sessions and will cover the following topics:

Session 1

  • Introduction to Health and Safety Legislation
  • The University Health and Safety Policy
  • Sources of Information, Advice and Support
  • Health and Safety Department - structure, role and web site
  • Accident and Incident Reporting etc

Session 2

  • Risk Assessment
  • Generic approaches
  • Types of Assessment required
  • Tools to assist - Online Risk Assessments and Checklists

Session 3

  • Monitoring compliance with University Health and Safety Policy. Central recording of accidents, ill-health etc
  • External auditing
  • School self-inspections
  • Central in-house auditing

If you require further details on any of the above courses please contact Lawrence Dickson.

Mr Lawrence Dickson

Training and Audit Lead

  • Training and Audit Unit

Contact details