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Safety and Health in the Technology Classroom for Teachers Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • This free online course was built specifically as an aid to teachers of technology subjects to help them in their understanding of safety, health and welfare, particularly within the technology classroom.

  • Upon completion of this course you will be more aware of the risks and hazards in the classroom. You will understand what measures need to be taken to prevent accidents. You will know the safe working practices, safety statement, consultation and conduct of a health and safety audit. This course will help you to plan for fire safety and emergencies. You will learn about first aid, ergonomics, chemical solvents and adhesives, and safety legislation.

  • 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 )
  • Safety and Health in the Technology Classroom for Teachers
    • Safety and Health in the Technology Classroom for Teachers
    • Lesson 1: Hazards, Risks and Controls
    • What is a Hazard?
    • Risk Measurement
    • Risk Assessment
    • Machinery
    • Safe Work Conditions
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 2: Safety and Health in the Technology Classroom
    • Safe Working Practices
    • Safety Statement
    • Safety Briefings and Consultation
    • Conducting a Safety and Health Audit
    • Fire Safety and Emergency Planning
    • First Aid
    • Accidents and Dangerous Occurrences
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 3: Electrical Safety in the Technology Classroom
    • Working Safely with Electricity
    • Electrical Installation Requirements
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 4: Ergonomics
    • Workstation
    • Laptops
    • Classroom Layout
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 5: Chemical Solvents and Adhesives
    • Chemical Hazards
    • Handling and Storage Requirements
    • Control Measures
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 6: Safety and Health Legislation
    • Safety and Health Legislation in the Technology Classroom
    • Role of the Health and Safety Authority
    • 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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