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Tue 10 Jan - Wed 11 Jan 2023
09:30 - 16:30

Venue: Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6

Provided by: Health, Safety and Regulated Facilities


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Work Equipment and Machinery Safety

Tue 10 Jan - Wed 11 Jan 2023


This IOSH approved 2 day training course ‘Work Equipment and Machinery Safety’ has been devised for workshop managers/technicians and risk assessors. This course will use practical sessions within a workshop and group exercises.

Target audience
  • University staff carrying out workshop activities, in particular workshop managers, workshop technicians and workshop risk assessors.
  • Further details regarding OHSS’ eligibility criteria are available

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 10 Jan   09:30 - 16:30 09:30 - 16:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6 map Geoff Hornby
2 Wed 11 Jan   09:30 - 16:30 09:30 - 16:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6 map Geoff Hornby

After the course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the conformity assessment process and the importance of specification and procurement
  • Identify machinery related hazards and evaluate the risk levels
  • Identify tool and techniques to be able to prioritise equipment-related risks
  • Understand machinery-related control options
  • Implement risk control strategies and recommend short to long-term risk controls
  • Define risk management requirements, responsibilities and accountabilities
  • Carry out quality assurance of the risk assessment processes
  • Develop an auditable approach to assist risk assessment

Practical sessions within a workshop and group exercises

  • Departments will be charged £154.60/person for this training. University staff should get departmental approval before booking on this course and selecting 'full' charge.
  • If eligible Non-University participants, including college staff will be charged. Please contact the Safety Office before making a booking. See charging for further information

Please note: There may be a charge for no shows and cancellation of a place at short notice if the place cannot be filled.


Two full day sessions


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