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Health and Safety training

  • Health and Safety courses

    Health and Safety courses run by the National Health and Safety Function (NHSF).

  • Chemical safety in the workplace

    This course provides a basic overview of workplace chemical safety. It is mandatory training for employees working with chemicals. Book the course via HSELanD.

  • Display screen equipment: assessor’s training

    The aim of this module is to equip display screen equipment (DSE) assessors with the knowledge and skills to carry out a basic DSE risk assessment. Training is booked via HSELanD

  • Display screen equipment: user awareness

    This training module will help you to adjust your workstation to ensure you are comfortable and to reduce the risks from using DSE. Book the training via HSELanD

  • First Aid Responder

    This course provides the knowledge and practical skills to provide and coordinate first aid in the workplace.

  • First Aid Responder Refresher

    This course is for certified occupational first aiders wishing to update their knowledge and skills in administering first aid. All occupational first aiders must undergo a refresher training course within 2 years of original certification.

  • Integral Valve Oxygen Cylinders Learning Guide

    This course explains the features of BOC Healthcare’s oxygen cylinders fitted with integral valves. It provides a step-by-step demonstration on how to safely operate a cylinder

  • Managing health and safety in healthcare setting

    This course provides managers with guidance on the core actions needed to implement a safety management system. Book the course via HSeLanD.

  • Managing health and safety in healthcare: chemical agent hazards

    Providing managers with information for implementing a safety management programme and undertaking chemical risk assessment on the safe use and storage of chemicals.

  • Manual handling and people handling

    You should attend the people moving and handling practical training if you are involved in the moving and handling of people and not had training for 3 years. This mandatory training is for staff who are at risk of injury from manual handling activity.