Health and safety induction course

Course objective

This course aims to give employees an understanding of the council's organisation and arrangements for health and safety and their own responsibilities for helping to prevent accidents and ill health.

Course delivery

E-Learning module.

Course audience

All new employees and those who have not received any general health and safety training in the last four years or are in need of an update.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • recognise why health and safety is important
  • describe the current legal framework for health and safety
  • follow the council's current health and safety organisation and arrangements
  • locate sources of information
  • identify the council's latest arrangements for risk assessment 

Access: Health and safety induction course