Kentra can provide a Safety Officer training course in Health and Safety Awareness the course registered by ourselves or with an awarding body if required.
Ratio 6 Candidates: 1 Instructor, Duration: 5 Days
To provide persons responsible for safety with an understanding of the responsibilities of employers and others under health and safety legislation and to give them the practical knowledge to put in place and manage health and safety procedures within their area of responsibility.
Main concepts of HASAWA its emergence, the HSE and an appreciation of previous safety legislation.
Common law duties and main concepts of employers liability
Standard rules and contractual conditions of contracts for sub contractors.
The role of the manager / supervisor in accident prevention and security.
The theory of accident prevention and promotion of occupational health.
The accident experience picture nationally
Accident investigation and reporting of injuries, diseases and dangerous occurrence regulation, (RIDDOR 2013)
Basic site safety inspections and report writing.
The Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 2007
Working at Heights Regulations 2005
Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER 1998)
Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER 1998)
The Construction Design & Management (CDM Regulations 2007)
The Construction Regulations 2007
Occupational health considerations
Site fire protection
A room for the theory session.
Certification & Validation
This course can be registered with different awarding bodies if required, or simply a Kentra card – as a registered training provider we can supply a plastic ID card as proof of training, suitable for the HSE and insurances.
If an awarding body validation is required we will need to notify them prior to the course, so please mention this when booking.
Candidates successfully completing this course will receive one of the following certifications:
Kentra validation and plastic ID card
NPORS registration and plastic ID card N728 Safety Officer training course