Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) Northern - Health and Safety for Employees (Webinar)

Health and Safety for Employees (Webinar)

No travel required for this online introduction to Health & Safety responsibilities for workers

Who’s this course for?
Whatever the size of an organisation, and whatever sector it operates in, this workshop is the perfect introduction for employees to Health & Safety procedures. It’s delivered live and online, minimising time out and with no need for employees to travel.

  • What’s included?
  • All employees’ obligations and duties related to the Health and Safety at Work Act (2015)
  • Understanding the role of the worker, Officer and PBCU in handling workplace risk
  • Introduction to hazard/risk management
  • Understanding the role of a Health & Safety Representative and workplace communication.

What you’ll learn:

A safe working environment needs pro-active involvement from everyone in the workplace, not just employers and managers. Employees have a significant role to play, and this session will help them better understand their roles, responsibilities and opportunities.

The course also makes clear that it’s not just heavy industry or primary producers that have Health & Safety concerns: even office-based business face risks, some serious. If neglected, prosecution or severe harm could result. Over the course of this 90-minute webinar, employees are introduced to their workplace Health & Safety responsibilities and opportunities–without the need for travel.

After, you’ll be able to…

  • Understand your legal requirements relating to Health & Safety as an employee
  • Work alongside your employer and other employees to create a safer working environment
  • Know the role and responsibilities of the Health & Safety Representative.

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