Health & Safety
Working at Heights, Manual Handling & CoSHH
Sector Renewable Technologies
Certification NICEIC Certification will issue a Training Certificate to successful candidates.
Expiry No expiry date is applied to the certificate as a ‘Training’ certificate will be issued.
Assessment Information: The Health and Safety training package has been developed with the Environmental Technologies in mind and will provide an overview of the process of assessing the risk associated with particular work at height tasks and will combine the risks associated with both Manual Handling and Control of Substances Hazardous to Health in the workplace or working environment.
 
The course can be used in conjunction with any of the Environmental Technologies when applying to the MCS Scheme as a ‘bolt on’ course. 
Contents: Learners will gain an understanding of the following areas:
 
Working at Heights;
·       Risk Assessment
·       Regulations
·       Hazards
·       Managing & Selecting Equipment
·       Duty Holders Responsibilities
·       Protective Measures

Manual Handling;
·       Movement and Support
·       Injuries in Different Occupations
·       Manual Handling Injuries
·       Risk Assessment
·       Working Environment
·       Legislation
·       Handling Techniques

CoSHH;
·       Hazardous substances
·       Definitions and label type
·       Identify the routes of entry into the body
·       Systems of the Body
·       Respiratory System and Diseases
·       Asbestos
·       Legionella
Pre- requisites: None required
Re-Assessment Not available for this course

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