Course Description

Workplace Health and Safety

1 Training

Workplace Health and Safety


If you want to learn more about ensuring safety in the workplace, here’s a great course to get started on. Workplace Health and Safety focuses on how to care about your employees, ensure they are kept safely in the work environment, assess workplace risks and hazards, mitigate these risks and adhere to health and safety terms and legislation. Maintaining workplace health and safety will benefit the organisation as a whole, whether it’s operational cost, improved productivity and high job satisfaction. Key modules are explored in this course and focus on causes of workplace accidents, how to introduce good practices of safe handling techniques and the importance of implementing protocols in case of incidents. Workplace health and safety is not limited to one type of business or organisation, but as a whole, it is applicable to multiple sectors and industries.

Workplace Health and Safety contains a wealth of advice on understanding the effects of your beliefs, values and attitudes and how it can contribute to workplace safety. You will learn to recognise points of human error and understand the consequences you must face if there is a potential breach in health and safety. This is an IIRSM approved course which demonstrates to potential employers that you are continually developing yourself, and will make you a desirable candidate in leading sectors.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand best practices associated with following procedures related to health and safety
  • About specific hazards in specific workplaces that employees come into contact with
  • Understand the actions that should be followed in the event of an emergency
  • Understand the concept of risk assessment

Course Curriculum
1: What Is Health and Safety?
2: Case Studies
3: Corporate Manslaughter
4: Accidents
5: Fire, Electricity, DSE and Manual Handling
6: Emergencies, CoSHH, PPE and Stress

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.

Awarding Body

The International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) provides practical training, education and resources for individuals who want to gain employment in a wide array of sectors such as compliance, crisis management, project management, health and safety and risk management. This is a professional body that offers learners Associate status, Member Status and Fellow status.

College Name 1 Training
Course Category Health & Safety
Course Type Online Learning
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 19
Course Duration Guided Learning Hours 12
Entry Requirements • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy. • A sound educational background is recommended
Career Path • Health and Safety Manager – £55,000 (Approximately) • Health and Safety Coordinator – £48,000 (Approximately) • Health and Safety Officer – £36,000 (Approximately)
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Course Provider

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63/66 Hatton Garden, 5th Floor, Suite 23, London. EC1N 8LE, Dublin, United Kingdom

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