Health and safety roles, responsibilities and risk assessment

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Keeping the workplace as free from hazards and associated risks means you are preventing potential injury to yourself, colleagues and individuals.


Everybody is legally responsible for promoting a safe working environment, from the directors or trustees, through the management levels to the staff.

Topics Covered

  • The importance of Health and Safety in your organisation and the main laws that apply.
  • The difference between a hazard and a risk.
  • Employer and employee responsibilities.
  • Risk assessment and main control techniques.
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Duration 40 minutes

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1 e-learning module

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1 online assessment

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Online learner support

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Certificate available on completion

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