Asbestos Awareness Training
To ensure the Health and Safety of their employees employers must make sure that anyone who is liable to disturb asbestos during their normal work, or who supervises those employees, gets the correct level of information, instruction and training so that they can work safely and competently without risk to themselves or others.
Our half day Course can include your local procedures and the training will include examples specific to your type of business
The properties of asbestos and its effects on health, including the increased risk of developing lung cancer for asbestos workers who smoke.
The general procedures to deal with an emergency, eg an uncontrolled release of asbestos dust into the workplace. How to avoid the risk of exposure to asbestos.
The types, uses and likely occurrence of asbestos and asbestos materials in buildings and plant.
Risk Assessment Training
The key to Safe Management is understanding the risks associated with your activities and we can train your staff to be competent undertake the risk assessments and how to effectively Manage the risks. The 5 steps of risk Assessment Training are:
Identify the Hazards
Decide who might be harmed and how
Evaluate the risks and decide the precautions
Record and implement your findings
Update and Review as necessary
The training is a one day course and can be designed around your procedures and formats and specific risks within your business can be used as part of the course.
Working at Height Awareness Training
Working at Height is still remains one of the highest causes of fatalities and injuries in the workplace.
Employers and those in control of any work at height activity must make sure work is properly planned, supervised and carried out by competent people. This includes using the right type of equipment for working at height.
You should make sure that people with sufficient skills, knowledge and experience are employed to perform the task, or, if they are being trained, that they work under the supervision of somebody competent to do it.
Our training will provide awareness of the Health and Safety Risks of not using the appropriate equipment for the task and give examples of the different types of access equipment available and an overview of the working at Height Regulations.
We can undertake the training on your worksite so that it is specific to your business and designed around your Health and Safety Procedures.
Manual Handling Training
The course is designed to raise awareness of manual handling as it is often missed when it becomes routine and complacency starts to set in. The length of thee training course will be dependent on the type of business, current skills and knowledge and will consist of:
An overview of the Manual handling Regulations
The risks of Manual Handling and how injuries occur
Good Manual handling techniques
Appropriate systems and designing out manual handling
The use Mechanical aids
Practical work so the trainer can advise best practices.
Invite us to your workplace to advise and design the training ready for the delivery.
CITB SSSTS and Refresher
CITB SMSTS and Refresher
Working at height Awareness