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Managing Safety and Health in Schools (International)


Managing Safety and Health in Schools (International)

Managing Safety and Health in Schools (International)

Understand how to effectively prevent and manage safety hazards in the classroom


Students: 9,748
Course Description

School principals, managers and teachers should know about health and safety when engaged in work or as future members of the workforce. This short course introduces the management of school safety and health.
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Health and safety in the workplace or school is the responsibility of everyone - managers, teachers, employees, and the students. This free online course covers, in a general way, various health and safety regulations.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will understand the role of safety representatives and the safety commitee in a school. You will be more aware of how safety and health can be effectively managed.
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You will know how to create an accident report. You will be able to plan in the event of an emergency or accident. This course will help you to identify risks and hazards in school. You will know your duties and responsibilities. You will be able to create an effective safety statement. You will understand health and safety legislation.
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Managing Safety and Health in Schools

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Course Title Managing Safety and Health in Schools (International)
Course # 116
Course Publisher Advance Learning
Course Category 3
Content Origin Health & Safety Authority
Course Description  School principals, managers and teachers should know about health and safety when engaged in work or as future members of the workforce. This short course introduces the management of school safety and health. Health and safety in the workplace or school is the responsibility of everyone - managers, teachers, employees, and the students. This free online course covers, in a general way, various health and safety regulations.
License 
Release Date 28 February 2011
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio Low
Audio Only High
Animation High
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Third Level
 
Validation
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • James Musiyiwa South Africa The course was very good for me as I learnt a lot about health and safety in school. Are there no Online certificates on completion just to give a motivation to students. 2015-01-22 13:01:48
  • Kevin Morgan United Kingdom Excellent course and gives a good foundation of knowledge. 2015-01-20 12:01:34
  • Selena Kopas United States of America I liked the course and the ability to go back to review. Thank you for helping me understand the general roles and procedures needed. 2015-01-17 18:01:24
  • Nigel Goldsmith United Kingdom Very useful and informative course 2015-01-16 16:01:04
  • Russell Andrew Black United Kingdom This was a good taster into managing health and safety in a school. It gives me good knowledge to talk about in interviews and as a good basis when beginning to draft school safety policy. 2015-01-15 21:01:30
  • Rizwan Ahmad Pakistan A very informative course for school leaders. 2015-01-13 21:01:19
  • Cynthia Ofodile Germany Safety simply means protecting people from harm. it is a continuous and dynamic policies which must be reviewed regularly to ensure maximum safety and health of staff, students are attained.In my opinion, it is very essential for people to do this course because it will enlighten them on the safety measures to take, in a school environment. this course developed me on the importance of health and safety in school and in handling children. this course helps one to know the safety statement , ability to use the document to record information on procedures of evacuating people for safety. it enables an individual to identify hazards, methods to prevent or reduce hazards in the school. this course enlightens on emergency planning,what to do during emergencies and those who involve in the rescue team such as police, fire services, ambulance and also all staff must know evacuation procedures. conclusion, the school management should ensure safety and review safety statement regularly. 2015-01-12 06:01:04
  • Cynthia Ofodile Germany it is very important to know the safety and health policy guiding the school. it will help prepare both the staff and students in case of emergency and the safety measures to be taken. it will also help the school management have a safety statement that contains records of safety, accident and incident and report to the appropriate authorities. it will help to identify hazards and risks and ensure adequate measures to reduce them. it will also provide the safety of staff and students are secured. 2015-01-11 18:01:18
  • Cynthia Ofodile Germany The course is excellent, well organised and enabling one to identify hazards and safety measures to be taken in order to eliminate or reduce it within the school premises. I enjoyed and learnt a lot. Thanks. 2015-01-11 17:01:00
  • Shane Jarman United Kingdom A very thorough course- easy to study and understand 2015-01-08 23:01:14
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