Safety & Healthcare at Work

Safety & Healthcare at Work

31st May 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

James O' Keeffe Institute

Places remaining: 0
Cost: €€200.00 (Plus booking fee)

Course Name: Safety & Healthcare at Work


Start Date:31st May 2016

Time: 6.30pm – 9.30pm

Duration: 10 Wednesday Nights

Venue: James O’Keeffe Institute, Newmarket, Co. Cork

Tuition Fee: €200

Accreditation: QQI Level 5 (5N1794)

Course Objectives:

Obtain a comprehensive understanding of the concepts of Health and Safety
Become familiar with the core Health & Safety Legislation
Promote safe working practices
Understand the importance of hazard identification
Understand the importance of risk assessment and the appropriate control measures
Understand the principles of Health & Safety Management
Recognise the legal, financial and moral consequences of poor Health and Safety practices
Course Syllabus:

Health & Safety Legislation (Common and Statute)
The Health and Safety Authority
The Safety Statement/Safety Manual
Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment & Control Measures
Health and Safety Management
Accidents in the Workplace
Accident Investigation & Reporting
Consultation Process in the Workplace
Manual Handling and Ergonomics
Fire Safety
Emergency Evacuation Procedures
Workplace Machinery
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Safe use and Handling of Chemicals
Safety Signage
Safety Audits and Inspections
Environmental Factors
Health Promotion

Assessment Structure:

Assignments x2 (60%)
Theory Based Examination (40%)

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.

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