To provide basic information and areas of responsibility for health, safety and the environment
To understand the implications of hazard recognition/risk assessment and effects on individuals and the employer
To demonstrate how individual behaviour can help reduce accidents.
On completion of the course delegates will have the knowledge to:
- Demonstrate their understanding of the subjects by successfully completing each module assessment paper
- Appreciate how they personally can influence good standards within health, safety & the environment
- Understand the value of risk assessment and have the knowledge to recognise when change to a generic assessment is required
- Understand the common hazards associated with work.
MODULE 1 – Roles and responsibilities
The session will introduce the safety management system, client responsibilities, the continuous improvement cycle, contractor management responsibilities and your responsibilities
MODULE 2 – Organising the work
The session will introduce information handover, communication, the plan, receiving client instruction exercise and giving work out safely exercise
MODULE 3 – The individual
The session will introduce the following activities: short service employees, constructively correcting, how to influence the individual, changing behaviour, typical behavioural safety cycle and your role – behaviour
MODULE 4 – Toolbox talks
The session will introduce the following activities: when to perform a toolbox talk, methodology, proactive monitoring and attitude surveys
MODULE 5 – Accident probability
The session will introduce the following activities: accident data, accidents, reporting accidents, reportable injuries, reportable dangerous occurrences, RIDDOR reporting, likely causes and review of accident data
MODULE 6 – Accident investigation
The session will introduce the following activities: root causes, level of investigation, the accident scene, taking statements, event diagram, observations, control measure analysis, actions and the report
MODULE 7 – Safety monitoring and auditing
The session will introduce the following activities: safety inspections and audits, monitoring and resolution
MODULE 8 – Task design – method statements
The module will introduce the following activities: permits, the candidates revisit the first exercise to determine whether they have modified their findings, procedures / method statements and risk assessment.