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Get Safe - Work Safe - Safety and Health for Senior Cycle Students Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • This free online course will introduce Transition Year (TY) and Senior Cycle (SC) students to the principles of workplace safety, health and welfare. It aims to prepare young people for the world of work. This course forms part of the HSA, National Council for Curriculum Assessment (NCCA) approved, Transition Unit programme.

  • Upon completion of this course you will have a better understanding of your responsibility in the workplace to provide a safe working environment. You will be more aware of different types of hazards and effective ways to prevent accidents from occuring in the workplace. You will learn how to control risks, plan safety statements, and learn the best way to report accidents and incidents.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 1 )
  • Get Safe - Work Safe:<br>Workplace Safety and Health for Senior Cycle Students
    • An Introduction to Workplace Safety and Health
    • Lesson 1: Hazards in the Workplace
    • What is a Hazard?
    • Types of Hazards
    • Understanding Responsibilities
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 2: Measuring Risk
    • What is Risk?
    • Measuring Risk
    • Risk Assessment
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 3: Controlling Risk
    • Controlling Risk
    • Movement and Use of Chemicals
    • Control Measures
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 4: Safety Statement
    • Safety Statement
    • Safety Statement - Roles
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 5: Reporting Accidents and Incidents
    • Accident and Incident Reports
    • An Accident Report Scenario
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 6: Responsibility
    • Providing a Safe Place to Work
    • Safety Representatives
    • Summary and Assessment
Course Features
  • Duration

    2-3 Hours

  • Publisher

    Health and Safety Authority

  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

  • Responsive


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