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NHS Fife - Elementary Health and Safety
When: 9.30am-4.30pm, Thursday 22 February 2018 Where: City Chambers, Kirkgate, Dunfermline, KY12 7ND This event is being organised by NHS Fife Costs Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) £125.00 per person Places for non-voluntary sector delegates are £125.00 per person
Moving on from a basic awareness of health and safety issues, this one day REHIS accredited course is for workers requiring a greater understanding and knowledge of health and safety matters and how to apply them in their own workplace.
Successful completion of this course will provide:
• An increased knowledge and understanding of health and safety subjects, for example: risk assessment; hazardous substances; first aid and manual handling;
• An understanding of the assistance available from the Health Promotion Workplace Team and Fife Council Consumer and Business Education Team in relation to fulfilling their statutory obligations and promoting good health, safety and wellbeing in the workplace.
On successful completion of a short multiple choice assessment participants will receive the REHIS Elementary Health & Safety Certificate.
This course is suitable for those with an interest in health and safety in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and voluntary sector organisations including new business start-ups and established workplaces.
SMEs/voluntary organisations actively engaged with the Health Promotion Workplace Team may be entitled to one free place on this course. Please confirm eligibility for this offer by contacting a member of the Team using the contact details provided below.