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Thu 20 Apr - Fri 21 Apr 2017
09:30 - 13:30

Venue: Greenwich House, Minsk Room

Provided by: Occupational Health and Safety Service


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CIEH Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
Prerequisites£

Thu 20 Apr - Fri 21 Apr 2017

Description

This Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) course will benefit anyone in a work environment and is designed to provide candidates with an understanding of health and safety requirements placed on employers and employees. If you require training before the next planned course please contact the course leader as it may be possible to arrange some training earlier if there is enough demand.

Please note that a minimum of 6 attendees are needed for this course.

Target audience
  • University Staff
  • Further details regarding OHSS’ eligibility criteria are available
Prerequisites

Must attend the 2 half days

Sessions

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Thu 20 Apr 2017   09:30 - 13:30 09:30 - 13:30 Greenwich House, Minsk Room map Linda Hinton-Mead,  Androulla Gilliland
2 Fri 21 Apr 2017   09:30 - 13:30 09:30 - 13:30 Greenwich House, Minsk Room map Linda Hinton-Mead,  Androulla Gilliland
Topics covered
  • Safety, health and welfare
  • The workplace and work equipment
  • Risk assessment
  • Manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Ergonomics
  • Work at height
  • Transport
  • Noise and vibration
  • Legal requirements
Format

Presentations and exercises

Further information

The exam that concludes the course is a written multiple choice paper. A good understanding of spoken English is essential. In certain circumstances eg where English is not the first language or the student has difficulty with reading etc the trainer can obtain exam papers in other languages or arrange for the exam to be given to the student verbally. This must be discussed with the trainer prior to booking to enable them to order appropriate exam papers and arrange additional support.

Charging
  • Payment is required before an event. Bookings are approved subject to payment being received prior to this training.
  • University staff are charged a nominal fee of £30 for certification with the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health but please select full charging rate.
  • College staff are charged £54 per participant, see charging for further information.
  • If the University is not your employer, please contact us for details and fee.
Notes

Candidates must bring their University Card or another form of photo ID with them on the day in order to be able to attend the course

Duration

Two half day sessions

Frequency

A number of times per year

Theme
Workplace

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