Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) Northern - Health and Safety Committee training

Health and Safety Committee training

This one-day course will ensure that all members of the health and safety committee have the required knowledge and skills to perform their role effectively.
Book two or more of your team to attend the same course on the same day and save!
Simply use discount code "Group" when booking online.

  First Booking Subsequent Bookings Example Booking for Two
Member (Early Bird) $640.00 $450.00 $1090.00 (saving $190.00)
Member (Standard) $740.00 $450.00 $1190.00 (saving $290.00)

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Who’s this course for?
Anyone appointed to, or dealing with a workplace Health & Safety committee: new or existing members, a subject matter expert, someone co-opted onto the committee on an ad-hoc basis, or managers responsible for overseeing and implementing the committee’s recommendations.

What’s included?

  • Legal requirements under the Health and Safety at Work Act – what has changed, and implications for health and safety representatives and committee members
  • Facilitating cooperation between management, stakeholders and workers to develop and carry out Health & Safety measures, including providing feedback on compliance
  • Tools to support the effectiveness of your committee
  • Investigating risks and completing risk assessments.

What you’ll learn:

Over the course of a day, this practical, hands-on workshop provides Health & Safety committee members with the knowledge and skills needed to perform their role effectively. It will enable you to play an active part in the continual improvement of safety within your organisation, and give insights into how to maintain the effectiveness and motivation of your committee. Any number of members of a committee can participate and it’s a great opportunity to interact with other organisations on the course.

After, you’ll be able to…

  • Function effectively as a Health & Safety committee member
  • Understand the methods of risk assessment and evaluation
  • Describe workplace risks and hazards that may cause harm to yourself and others, and effective hazard and risk control methods
  • Describe methods of risk assessment and evaluation
  • Contribute to the organisation’s overall compliance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and associated regulations
  • Understand what helps a Health & Safety committee work well to achieve positive safety outcomes for all. 

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