CLEAPSS: Health & Safety Management for Heads of Science

The main emphasis of this one day course is on management issues and risk assessment. It is intended for Heads of Science, their deputies, heads of physics, chemistry and biology and for those aspiring to such posts.

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Nov 23, 2021 09:00 AM to
Mar 03, 2022 04:00 PM


Education CPD+ University of Leicester

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Objectives of the day:

  • To raise awareness of current and significant safety issues of science teaching.
  • To develop a better understanding of what is required by health and safety legislation.
  • To consider the implications of this for the management of safety in science departments.
  • To consider the risk assessment process, as required by Management regs, COSHH regs and others.
  • To understand the uses of a safety policy and how it can be monitored.

The day will consist of training, discussions and a variety of activities intended to enhance participants understanding of the legislative framework and how it applies to schools, especially risk assessment.


By the end of the day participants:

  • Will have explored in detail health & safety legislation.
  • Will have considered what constitutes a sensible, manageable and effective approach to risk assessment.
  • Will appreciate the need for a health and safety policy.
  • Will have considered how its implementation can be sensibly monitored.

To book onto this Session: call 0116 252 3771 or 07765843223 or email or use our Online booking Form

: Science Teachers and Heads of Science
Time: 9.30am - 4.00pm
Date: Tues 23rd November 2021 & Thurs 3rd March 2022
Cost: £150 for CLEAPSS Members
( £295 for Non-CLEAPSS Members)
Tutor: Matt Endean / Chris Haines

All times and details of a session are given as a guide only. Education CPD+ reserves the right to amend these details where circumstances dictate.













































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