Safety Officer and Co-ordinator
The primary objective of the Safety Officer and Coordinator Course is to provide an entry level awareness course for those new to the coordination of health and safety. The programme will give participants an understanding of the key areas of occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation and guidance.
Who should attend?
The programme is designed for those who have recently been assigned coordination of health and safety as part of their existing role within the organisation, in particular HR officers/advisors, managers, supervisors or employees new to occupational health and safety.
Duration: 3 Days
The programme runs over 3 consecutive days. There are a number of activities and case studies as part of the course to ensure that the key knowledge and skills are practiced.
The programme is delivered by experienced Ibec Executives who provide members with advice, consultancy and training on a daily basis. Programme participants are encouraged to express their views and experiences. The programme facilitates participant discussion to ensure a thorough understanding of the key points and their application. Real life case studies and exercises will be used to ensure a real practical understanding of each topic.
- Health and safety legal system
- Management of health and safety at work
- Risk assessment & safety statement
- Accident prevention and management
- Role of the safety representative and competent person
- Common hazards including chemicals, manual handling, fire and D.S.E.
- Communication, consultation and the safety committee
- Role of the HSA
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"The course is very well done. The tutor will try to apply examples of all areas to each industry in the room. It is well explained and easy to follow, would definitely recommend!
Louise Hughes, Fcility Assistance, HSSSCU
Delegate cancellation policy
Any cancellations received in writing up to 5 days prior to the event are refundable. All bookings are provisional until full payment is received.
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There may be a photographer and videographer at the event and we may publish images from this event on our website(s) and on our social media accounts.
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- Course fee:
Member rate: €625
Non-member rate: €800
* Cost quoted per person
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