Occupational Health and Safety Awareness for Managers

Course Details

  • Safety Solutions OGP
  • 1d
  • Minimum Places 5
    Maximum Places 20
  • Occupational Health and Safety Awareness for Managers
    Valid for 3 Years

Course Objective

Course objective:

To provide training in Occupational Health and Safety Awareness for Managers, integrating H&S legislation in their day to day role.  

The course covers how to develop OHS awareness within the workplace.  Policies and procedures of which manages need to be aware, clearly outlining the role of the manager in the health and safety management of their staff.

Output

Certificate of Attendance. 

Target Candidates

Line managers / Personnel & Human Resources / Senior Managers 

Reference To Legislation

The training course must address the requirements of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 (10/2005) and relevant Regulations and Orders made under the Act, including General Application Regulations, and subsequent updates.  

Schedule

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Prerequisites

N/A

Course Agenda

Safety and Health Legislation
This will include detailed insight into to various applicable legislation and will address the requirements therein.  
This will include in particular the following: 
    • Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 
    • Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007 
    • Applicable Codes of Practice  
Examples of applicable case studies with regards to prosecutions under this legislation including examples where managers have been directly involved.

Benefits of Effective Safety Management
Getting buy in and explaining the case for effective OSH management within an organisation.  
  
Relevant Documentation
Explanation of various relevant documentation relating to OSH, including: 
    • Safety Statement 
    • Risk Assessments 
    • Policies and Procedures.  
 
Active and Reactive Monitoring
Having a proactive approach Plan-Do- Check- Act.
Reactive monitoring, proper investigation and follow up to near misses, incidents and accidents.  
  
Influencing good OSH behavior in the workplace.
Identifying how your behaviors influence the workplace and subsequent actions and behaviors of colleagues.  
 
End Test
End Test covering the main aspects of the course.