Who should attend

This mandatory course provides supervisors with an overview of their legal responsibilities enshrined in the College's Health & Safety policy. The course content also includes a brief overview of risk assessment - a legal requirement for all work activities. This is an opportunity to meet the Safety Director and discuss any relevant issues relating to responsibilities of supervisors in the workplace.

Key Areas

  • College policy and accountability.
  • Planning and budgeting for safety.
  • Setting and enforcing standards.
  • Risk assessment - its relevance to your work and the basic principles.
  • Working in shared areas.

At the end of the course you will understand

  • Your legal responsibilities and the consequence of non compliance. 
  • Principles of risk assessment.
  • The Four Cs- control, competence, communication and co-ordination and their relevance in the workplace.
  • Know where to get help and guidance.