Introduction to Health and Safety at the University of Leicester

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Course description

Course Overview

 

Health and safety induction is a legal requirement for new University staff and this course is designed to supplement departmental health and safety induction training.  This 1 hour session provides an overview of the University’s health and safety arrangements and introduces attendees to the principles of accident prevention.

Date(s)

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 (10.00am – 11.00am)

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 (10.00am – 11.00am)

What can I expect to cover? 

Topics covered:

  • Basic legal requirements
  • University health and safety organisation
  • Where can I get advice and information?
  • Introduction to risk management and accident prevention
  • Health and safety dos and don’ts

What will I get out of this course? 

On completion you will be able to:

  • Understand the University’s and the individual’s health and safety responsibilities
  • Access help and advice on health and safety matters

Who is it for?

Suitable for all new staff at University of Leicester.

Participant preparation needed?

Not applicable.

Additional Information

None.

What prior experience do I need? No prior knowledge is required.
Formal assessment

None.

Facilitator(s)

Duncan Langford and John Scott  (Safety Services Office)

Delegate places

Maximum 25 delegates
Minimum 5 delegates

How to make
your reservation

Please complete the Online Booking Form submitting to Staff and Professional Development.

Booking Conditions apply.  

Questions

About the workshop content:
Contact the Safety Services Office email: safetyservices@le.ac.uk  tel: (0116) 252 2426

About the workshop arrangements:
Contact Us at the Staff and Professional Development.

For Office Use Only  Course Code:  SDCHS010

 

 

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How to Book
To make a request to attend a training and development workshop, please complete a Booking Form.  Please note Booking Conditions apply. 

Additional requirements
If you have any access or additional requirements, please contact Staff Development Contact Us.  

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103-105 Princess Road East, Leicester, LE1 7LG

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Email

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Telephone

0116 252 5021