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Health and Safety Training

The Health and Safety Services Team provide a wide range of Health and Safety training and resources for both staff and students at the University.

There is a programme of Mandatory Health and Safety training as well as other Health and Safety courses which may be suitable for your role. These courses are designed to supplement and complement local departmental training.

More information regarding mandatory training as identified in the 'Leadership and Management of Health and Safety' document can be found within the following table.Link opens in a new window

Mandatory Health and Safety Training for all members of staff to be completed at induction and every three years thereafter:

Title of training
Delivery method

Health and Safety Induction

E-learning - Online Moodle

Display Screen Equipment

E-learning - Online Moodle

Fire Safety Training

(NOTE This course replaces the previous: Fire Safety AwarenessLink opens in a new window, Fire Extinguisher Link opens in a new windowand Fire Warden Link opens in a new windowMoodle training packages).

E-learning - Online

Moodle

Please find below all other Health and Safety Training courses and resources to support you in your role:

Title of training

Delivery method

Risk Assessment Training

E-learning - Online Moodle

Accident Investigation Training (including SHE/Evotix training)

E-learning - Online Moodle

H&S Legal Update Training

Face to face training

Working Safely at Warwick

Face to face training

Managing Safely at Warwick

Face to face training
Risk Assessment, COSHH Assessment, SSoW Workshops Face to face training

Chemical Assessment and Laboratory Safety Awareness Training

E-learning - Online Moodle
Local Exhaust Ventilation Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Food Safety Essential Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Food Allergen Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Manual Handing Training E-learning - Online Moodle
SLS/WMS Waste Management and Safety at Gibbet Hill Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Asbestos Management System Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Work Equipment Safety Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Work at Height using Ladders and Stepladders Training E-learning - Online Moodle
Sweep and tag system Training E-learning - Online Moodle
E-learning - Online Moodle
Health & Safety Leadership Management Document E-learning - Online Moodle
   
Specialised training Delivery method

First aid training

Face to face training - external provider

Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

E-learning - Online Moodle

Fire Safety for Resident Tutors 

Fire Safety for Carers 

Fire Safety for Researchers

Face to face training
Manual Handling Train the Trainer Face to face training - external provider
Basic Electrical Safety Training Face to face training - external provider
Fork Lift Truck (Novice)  Face to face training - external provider

Laser Safety- in addition to the NPL training videos

Face to face training - external provider

Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS) Refresher

Face to face training - external provider
Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS ) Sealed Sources and X-rays Face to face training - external provider
Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS) Open Sources Face to face training - external provider
Food Allergen Awareness Face to face training
Food Safety Refresher training for Food handlers Face to face training
Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering  Face to face training
Food Safety Refresher training for Retail Assistants Face to face training
Food Safety for Carers for Campus and Commercial Services Face to face training

If you require training that does not appear in our current offering, then use this form to register your interest in other course options, we will endeavour to look into your request and respond to you accordingly.

Useful Links:
  • If you are new member of staff at Warwick you are required to complete a number of other training courses as part of your induction. Find out more by visiting the General University Induction webpage