Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Course make up and progress

  • 2

    Accidents and ill health

    • Costs, benefits and causes

    • RIDDOR

    • Reportable incidents

    • Record keeping

  • 3

    Slips and trips

    • Causes and prevention

    • Recap

  • 4

    Health and safety law

    • Legislation

    • Responsibilities

    • Responsibilities continued ...

  • 5

    Risk assessment

    • Principles of risk assessment

    • Terminology

    • Hierarchy of control

    • Risk Assessment Matrix

  • 6

    Hazardous substances

    • Introduction to COSHH

    • Health and safety.pdf

    • Hazard Signs

    • Personal hygiene

    • Colours and Meanings

  • 7

    Personal protective equipment

    • Match the work to the PPE

    • PPE

  • 8

    Workplace health, safety and welfare

    • Health and safety in the workplace

    • Welfare

  • 9

    Vehicles at work

    • Vehicles at work

  • 10

    Fire Safety

    • Escape

    • Discovering a fire

    • A bit of fun

    • Fire Extinguishers

    • Using a fire extinguisher

  • 11

    First aid

    • Responsibilities of a first aider

    • 3 P's

    • How many first aiders do you need

  • 12

    Work equipment

    • Work Equipment

  • 13

    Electricity

    • Electric Shock

  • 14

    Occupational health

    • Occupational health.... What we do

  • 15

    Noise and vibration

    • Hand-arm vibration

    • Whole body vibration

    • Workplace noise

  • 16

    Ergonomics and workstation design

    • DSE

    • Ergonomics

  • 17

    Manual Handling

    • What is Manual Handling?

    • Potential Injuries

    • Consequences

    • The risk assessment process

    • Employer and employees

    • Correct lifting technique

  • 18

    Working at height

    • Working at height safely

  • 19

    Nearly there!!

    • Nearly there!!

  • 20

    End of course quiz

    • Practice questions