Health & Safety for Employers

Duration : 30 minutes Course Level : Introductory Delivery Method : Online
Course Cost : £17.99

It's the legal and moral obligation of every employer to ensure that potentially hazardous situations are eliminated, or managed to reduce and control risks. Managers who are knowledgeable and confident about promoting a safe working environment are more likely to implement effective health and safety standards, policies and processes.

This course explains how to identify and deal with potential hazards and causes of ill health in the work place. It outlines practical steps that will minimise the risk of accident or injury.

What will you get from this course?

When you've completed this course, you'll be able to:

  • identify whether current health and safety measures are appropriate
  • raise awareness of health and safety issues among your employees
  • take appropriate action to prevent accidents and breaches of legislation

Course features

This course uses audio, onscreen text and animation to maximise your learning. As you're using the course you'll find each lesson is interactive, with activities and simulations to help you through. There are also exercises and quizzes to make sure you get to practise the different areas you're studying.

You'll be able to access real life examples, expert advice and tips on how to apply the learning from you course in the real world. There's even a glossary to help you understand any new words you come across so you don't get confused.

You can start the course straight away and access it at any time, providing you can use a computer with an internet connection. The course is available for six months from the date of purchase.


  • Why does it matter?
  • What does the law say?
  • How well do you currently measure up?
  • How to implement good health and safety practices in your workplace

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