Safety, Health and Wellbeing (Complete)

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This course will take around 70 minutes

Keeping everyone safe and well must be a top priority for any business, and accident prevention is at the core. This course covers the essential and practical skills you need to know.

You will learn:

  • why safety, health and wellbeing are so important – and the consequences of not taking them seriously
  • the difference between accidents, incidents, near misses and dangerous occurrences and what to do if an accident/incident happened
  • that accidents and incidents must be reported to help prevent a recurrence
  • what risk assessment is and different ways to reduce the risk of common slip, trip and fall injuries
  • that COSHH is about the control of potentially harmful substances, recognising the risks and how to avoid harm from them
  • the meaning of the warning symbols (hazard pictograms) on chemicals and what they look like
  • the importance of safety warning signs and what the red, yellow, blue and green signs mean
  • the importance of safe working practices and using equipment as specified to control the risk of potential injury, accident or illness
  • employer and employee responsibilities regarding equipment use - the need for training, checks, maintenance and personal protective clothing
  • the dos and don’ts in the use of electrical equipment, to reduce the risk of shock and fire
  • that manual handling and the good lifting technique involve planning, positioning and good posture
  • how to lift safely to prevent injury
  • how to recognise and manage fatigue in yourself and others
  • how to understand and act upon wellbeing issues
  • influencing and negotiation skills to create a safety culture

After completing this course you will have gained 1 CPD point

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Sub-sector Restaurant, Hotel, Quick Service Restaurant, Pub/bar, Catering, Events, Entertainment
Business Outcomes Compliance, Wellbeing
Skills & Training Compliance, Health & Safety
Jobs & Roles DC/Warehouse Colleague, Food handler, Hospitality colleague, Hospitality HOD/Site Manager, Hospitality Senior/Area/Regional Manager, Office colleague, Retail colleague, Retail HOD/Store Manager, Retail Senior/Area/Regional Manager, Support Colleague, Team Leader/Supervisor
Course Authors Upskill People

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