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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: 30,291
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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Certification

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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  • Salahuddin Ahmed Pakistan In order to improve the working environment, as regards the protection of the safety and health of workers as provided for in the Treaty and successive Community strategies and action programmes concerning health and safety at the workplace, the aim of the Agency shall be to provide the Community bodies, the Member States, the social partners and those involved in the field with the technical, scientific and economic information of use in the field of safety and health at work. 2014-12-16 18:12:05
  • Norman Bembe South Africa I have completed the Workplace Safety and Health course but it does not reflect on the status of the course. I even rewrote the assessments more that once hoping the challenge will be resolved. I enjoyed the course and hope that it will assist me in future. 2014-12-10 09:12:12
  • David Arizola United States of America very informative 2014-12-09 19:12:19
  • Tenzokambeng Divine Cameroon My profound gratitude to ALISON support team. l am grateful to have you as a pillar behind my success . l was almost becoming hopeless in life. Thank GOD you made me come to my dream. Workplace safety and health was one pf my priorities and l did not know how to go about obtaining the certificate and DIPLOMA because of financial insufficiency. lt is great program with a great diploma. l am glad to have gone through all the modeles to the end of course Assessment. The program is wonderful to me and l can now begin to dream big. Many thanks again to you for your effort and more grease to your elbow. 2014-11-25 16:11:23
  • Olayiwola Olanrewaju Nigeria It will be very encouraging and and interesting..there is need for every working class at any working environment to undergo this course. 2014-11-25 14:11:55
  • فاضل دراج Saudi Arabia This topic is very important to me 2014-11-23 20:11:53
  • Danish Khaleeq Pakistan its very important for every one who worked or not first safty second is work and other 2014-11-19 23:11:12
  • JOVONNIE FREEMAN United States of America This Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health Course was very informative. 2014-11-13 20:11:00
  • Mbawah Patrick Beng Cameroon I also appreciate the people who sat and decided to help educate people to have their certificates and diploma through this Free Online studies.I give a very big thank you for helping people me. 2014-11-04 17:11:04
  • Ganiyu Olabode Nigeria A very useful course for professionals 2014-11-03 22:11:05
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