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Course Overview - H&S for Carers

Title of Course Health & Safety Induction for Carers
Length 1 hour
Brief descriptor An introduction to health & safety matters which may impact upon the work-place environment, to include:
  • Associated legislation, employers’ & employees’ duties,
  • Safety signage
  • Accidents & reporting, provision of first-aid
  • Manual handling
  • Display screen equipment & work-station ergonomics
Who is it for? Volunteer workers caring for students with high-dependency disabilities.
What will the participant get out of this? Carers will receive a general awareness to enable them to take care of the health & safety for themselves and that of others
Participant preparation needed? None required
Any prior knowledge or experience required? None required
How many places? 12 - 15
Delivered by? Food, Health & Safety Officer - Commercial Group