IOSH CERTIFIED TRAINING COURSES AVAILABLE

 

 

 

IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors

1 Day – Trainer Led Learning

IOSH CERTIFIED & ACCREDITED

IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors is intended for people with strategic responsibility for determining and implementing effective health and safety management within an organisation. The importance of health and safety in the day-to-day running of a company dictates that senior members of management need to be very aware of their responsibilities. In recent years some high profile cases have clearly demonstrated that the responsibility for managing health and safety starts at board level. The safety message has to be driven from the top down, and directors, although busy people, need to be involved in this process.

Course Aim

The course aims to provide directors/owners of UK organisations with an understanding of the moral, legal and business case for proactive health and safety management and to give guidance on effective risk management.

Who Should Attend

The course is relevant for all directors and senior executives across all industries and organisations.

Content of Course

IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors covers the following topics:

  • The importance of strategic health and safety management and its interaction with other business systems.
  • Directors’ and employers’ statutory duties.
  • Indentifying accident causes and planning for prevention.
  • The consequences of poor health and safety management.
  • Employee selection and the effect of human factors.
  • Consultation and communication with employees.
  • Performance monitoring for continual improvement of health and safety management.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course successful delegates should be able to:

  • Understand the importance of strategic health and safety management and its integration into other business management systems
  • Understand directors’ and employees’ statutory duties
  • Identify accident causes and plan for prevention through hazard identification, risk assessment and control strategies
  • Appreciate the consequences of failing to manage health and safety effectively
  • Understand the importance of employee selection and the effect of human factors on health and safety
  • Recognise the importance of consultation and communication with employees on health and safety issues
  • Appreciate the significance of performance monitoring for continual improvement of health and safety management

Examination Information

Candidates who attend and successfully complete the course will be awarded a certificate from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Duration of Course

1 Day – Trainer Led Learning

 

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IOSH SAFETY FOR EXECUTIVES & DIRECTORS - Please contact me with more information about this course

3 + 15 =

IOSH Working Safely

Working safely is not supposed to turn delegates into safety experts, but focuses on why health and safety is important, and how individuals can make a real difference to the well-being of themselves and others through changing their behaviour.

Course Aim

Everyone at work should have an understanding of why they must ‘work safely’ and this course offers exactly that. Working safely introduces a completely new approach to health and safety training and offers all the basics in this high impact interactive course.

Who Should Attend

Working safely is for people at any level, in any sector who need grounding in the essentials of health and safety. Everyone at work should have an understanding of why they must ‘work safely’ – and this course offers exactly that.

Content of Course

The IOSH Working Safely training courses consists of 5 modules

  • Introducing working safely
  • Defining hazard and risk
  • Identifying common hazards
  • Improving safety performance
  • Protecting our environment

 

Course Objectives

The IOSH working safely course focuses on the importance of health and safety, and how delegates can make a real difference to the safety culture of the organisation.

Examination Information

For delegates who attend the course and successfully complete the written and practical assessments, there is a choice of accreditation, either an IOSH Working Safely certificate or an IOSH passport card.

Duration of Course

1 Day – Trainer Led Learning

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1 + 6 =

IOSH Avoiding Danger from Underground Services (Cat and Genny)

1 Day Training Course

IOSH Certified & accredited

When carrying out any excavation work for utility or other purposes, it is important to ensure that all cables, water and gas pipes are effectively located and avoided. At Alban Safety, our 1 day IOSH Cat and Genny training course is specifically designed for excavation operators, utilities personnel, supervisors and managers who will significantly benefit from cable avoidance tool training.

The course is designed to provide training in using locating equipment safely and in line with all relevant health and safety legislation, thereby enabling the user to accurately locate underground services in order to avoid damaging them and risking injury and costly damages during excavation works.

Course Aim

To enable delegates to gain a thorough understanding in the safe use of cable avoidance tools to enable them to locate cables and pipes safely. This training course covers the use of CAT and Genny location tools to meet the HSG47 Health and Safety Guideline.

Who Should Attend

The course has been developed for site managers, supervisors, engineers or anyone else tasked with locating underground cables and pipes.

Content of Course

The course covers:

Theory Training

  • Explanation of the “safe system of work” ref: HSG47 “Avoiding Danger from Underground Services”
  • Why Use Locators?
  • Cable Strike
  • Limitations
  • Explanation, purpose and interpretation of Utility Plans
  • Marking up of Utility Plans, identifying marker posts, covers and any visible signs of utility routes
  • Safe digging practices
  • DVD – Cat & Genny

 

Practical Training Using Cat & Genny Locator

  • Reading and scanning the area
  • Use of accessories

 

Course Objectives

To instruct attendees on the correct use and limitations of cable avoidance tools and accessories in order that excavation works can be carried out in a safe manner.

 

Examination Information

Delegates will be awarded a certificate on successful completion of the multiple choice assessment and outside practical assessment using the scanning tools.

Duration of Course

1 Day – Trainer Led Learning

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IOSH AVOIDING DANGER FROM UNDERGROUND SERVICES - Please contact me with more information about this course

15 + 14 =

IOSH Managing Safety in Construction

4 Day Training Course

IOSH Certified & accredited

The Managing safety in construction course syllabus includes a range of health and safety topics considered to be essential core knowledge for those people appointed to a management role in a construction environment.

Course Aim

This four day course aims to give managers the knowledge and skills necessary to enable them to recognise the hazards likely to be present in the construction industry and the actions needed to control and manage them.

Who Should Attend

Managers & senior site staff who are required to manage efficiently & effectively in compliance with both the organisations safety policy & current health & safety legislation.

 

Content of Course

This course covers 8 units over 4 days:

  • Module 1 – Introducing managing safety in construction
  • Module 2 – Assessing risks in construction
  • Module 3 – Controlling risks in construction
  • Module 4 – Understanding your responsibilities
  • Module 5 – Identifying hazards in construction
  • Module 6 – Investigating accidents and incidents in construction
  • Module 7 – Measuring performance in construction
  • Module 8 – Protecting our environment in construction

 

Course Objectives

By the end of this course successful delegates should be able to:

  • Understand relevant health & safety legislation & specific legislation, codes of practice, guidance notes, its impact on managerial responsibilities & sources of information, advice & guidance on compliance
  • Distinguish between the duties & responsibilities of the employer & employee, client, contractor & sub contractor
  • Be able to verify the competence of contractors & sub-contractors
  • Have an understanding of risk assessment & risk control, risk rating systems identifying common & specific hazards relative to the industry.
  • Describe the concept of unsafe acts & unsafe conditions
  • Be able to select workplace precautions relative to the hazards & record results of risk assessments & carry out reviews.
  • Understand the principles & statutory requirements of accident/incident investigation, reporting & recording
  • Know the importance of continuous active monitoring
  • Explain the importance of consultation with employees or their representatives & identify training needs

 

Examination Information

The end of course assessment consists of a short answer written test and a practical assessment in the workplace. Candidates who attend and successfully complete the course will be awarded a certificate from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

 

Duration of Course

4 Day – Trainer Led Learning

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IOSH MANAGING SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION - Please contact me with more information about this course

9 + 3 =

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