Environmental, Health and Safety Services
This is a perfect introduction to health and safety in the workplace, and is suitable for anyone who wishes to now more about the subject. The Award builds confidence for those with health and safety responsibilities, and is an excellent foundation for progression to the NEBOSH General Certificate. It is particularly useful for safety co-ordinators, team leaders, supervisors and facilities managers. No prior knowledge of health and safety is required.
This Award emphasises a practical approach to health and safety. By the end of the course you will:
Have gained an understanding of risk assessments and control strategies
The course content can be tailored to cover specific hazards in your working environment.
You will be assessed on your ability to apply your knowledge and skills to a wide range of issues and to deliver positive change in a real workplace. Assessment is through a practical risk assessment activity.
The course will be held in-person at David Russell Apartments (Nisbet Room), Buchanan Gardens, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9LY.
An interactive course taught by the highly experienced safety team in the world-renowned University of St Andrews.
Developed jointly by NEBOSH and the Health and Safety Executive, this Certificate-level course is suitable for senior business leaders, and for anyone who aspires to that role. It will help you to become better health and safety advocate by understanding how your behavious influences the safety culture in your own organisation. There are no specific entry requirements for this course.
During the course you will consider:
What health and safety leadership means
Assessment is through reflective statements written during the course.
Course delivered remotely via Microsoft Teams.