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QQI Level 5 5N1451 Safety Representation

Tuesday 21st, May


QQI Level 5 5N1451 Safety Representation

This 4-day course outlines the role and function of the Safety Representative and Safety Committee. The course content follows the current QQI guidance on training for Safety Representatives/Committee.

Course may also suit small to medium office based businesses that require a Health & Safety person on site.

Programme Aim
To promote Health & Safety in the workplace and to allow participants receive a QQI Level 5 recognised qualification.

On completion of this course participants will be able to:

Describe the role and function of the Safety Representative
List the legal requirements involved
Assess, investigate and help prevent accidents in the workplace
List the main requirements of a Safety Statement

Sample Course Programme (As applicable)
1. Legislation relating to safety, health and welfare at work
2. Role and function of the Safety Representative
3. Safety Statement
4. Communication skills
5. Planning & organising safety meetings
6. Ergonomics and manual handling
7. Hazard identification/risk assessment
8. Accident recording and investigation
9. Ergonomics and VDUs, Office environment, Internal transport
10. Information sources

Course content may vary to suit individual clients as applicable.

Methods of Training
This course is highly participative and utilizes a range of syndicate exercises, case studies and questionnaires to reinforce key messages.

Number of participants: 10

Duration: 4 Days

If you are looking for a particular service or just need a question answered please contact us and we will assist you in covering your individual needs in relation to Health & Safety