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Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health


Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health

Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health

Understand the importance of safety in the workplace


Students: 32,545
Course Description

Workplace safety and health policies are key elements of any modern business or organisation. They can help ensure employee wellbeing as well as foster a productive work environment.
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This Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health guides learners through all the important aspects involved and is ideal for anyone wishing to attain certification or gain a greater understanding of workplace safety and health.


Topics covered in this free online course include behaviour-based safety for supervisors and managers, workstation ergonomics, back safety, and the keys to maintaining a drug-free workplace.


You will gain a thorough understanding of key aspects such as risk analysis, hazard identification and control, safety education/training, and best practice policies for the implementation of effective safety programs. Also included is a case study that focuses on the management of safety and health in schools.


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To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will be able to identify the purpose of a behaviour-based safety programme and distinguish between the roles and responsibilities of a supervisor and an employee. You will also identify factors that can cause incidents.
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You will gain a good knowledge of workstation ergonomics concerning people and their work. You will understand how to prevent back injury problems in the workplace and recognise the best practices that can be implemented for back safety. You will be able to recognise the signs of drug misuse in the workplace. You will be more aware of commonly abused drugs, and you will know how to deal with someone you suspect is under the influence of alcohol or other drugs. You will gain a good knowledge of the health and safety legislation in schools. You will be more aware of your duties and responsibilities when dealing with important health and safety issues at school. You will know how to prepare a safety statement. You will know different types of hazards, risks, accidents and dangerous occurences. This course will introduce you to emergency planning and reporting of accidents. You will understand the role safety representatives and a safety committee have in matters of safety and health in schools.
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Module Title
Behaviour Based Safety
Workstation Ergonomics
Back Safety
Drug Free Workplace
Managing Safety and Health in Schools
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Course Title Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health
Course # 325
Course Publisher Advance Learning
Course Category 25
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Course Description 

Workplace safety and health policies are key elements of any modern business or organisation. They can help ensure employee wellbeing as well as foster a productive work environment.


This Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health guides learners through all the important aspects involved and is ideal for anyone wishing to attain certification or gain a greater understanding of workplace safety and health.


Topics covered in this free online course include behaviour-based safety for supervisors and managers, workstation ergonomics, back safety, and the keys to maintaining a drug-free workplace.


You will gain a thorough understanding of key aspects such as risk analysis, hazard identification and control, safety education/training, and best practice policies for the implementation of effective safety programs. Also included is a case study that focuses on the management of safety and health in schools.

License 
Release Date 19 April 2013
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 6-10 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only Medium
Animation Medium
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Leanne Sprague United Kingdom This course will be most helpful to me as i am setting up my own business 2015-01-18 15:01:11
  • Fidelis Chibuike Ahaneku Qatar Am glad I did this course, it is paramount to my full knowledge of workplace safety and health. I remain grateful to Alison 2015-01-13 12:01:47
  • Calvin Anthony Macatangay Philippines it is very important as a tool in determining a lot of factors to ensure the safety and wellness of a specific workplace. 2015-01-07 15:01:52
  • Marietta Peto Iraq It was really useful, and I hope I can implement it in my company 2015-01-07 11:01:43
  • Curtis Palmer United States of America Very good course, more school than I need but worthwhile 2015-01-07 04:01:22
  • Jamal Khan Pakistan it was very useful and worth learning 2014-12-26 06:12:05
  • Hidayat Uallah Pakistan safety management means to prevent injury loss of life further more health ,wealth and invorment from lass 2014-12-24 07:12:34
  • 0sei Owusu Indonesia It tells us about how to behave in a work place 2014-12-22 21:12:24
  • 0sei Owusu Indonesia It tells us about how to behave in a work place 2014-12-22 21:12:08
  • Abhinav Das India It is a good course 2014-12-22 12:12:06
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