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An Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools

  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • This Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools online course aims to assist school principals and teachers in their understanding of managing workplace safety, health and welfare. It covers areas such as Completing a Safety Statement, Roles and Responsibility as well as Accident Reporting.

  • This course will help teachers to understand the common risks that occur in the workplace. You will be able to prevent hazards in the classroom after studying this course and you will know the steps involved when reporting an incident. The health and safety responsibility that you need to be aware of in a school will be clear after studying this course.

  • 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.

An Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools
  • Free

  • 2-3 Hours

  • Health and Safety Authority

  • Assessment

  • Certification

  • 50 Pts

Modules List( 1 )
  • An Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools
    • Note: This is not the summer course that entitles primary school teachers to EPV days.
    • An Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools
    • Lesson 1: Safety and Health Legislation and General Duties
    • Legislation
    • Duties and Responsibilities
    • Safety Statement
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 2: Risk Assessment
    • What is a Hazard?
    • Types of Hazards
    • What is Risk?
    • Measuring Risk
    • Risk Assessment
    • Controls
    • Working Safely
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 3: Emergency Planning, Reporting Accidents/Dangerous Occurrences
    • Emergency Planning
    • Accidents and Dangerous Occurrences
    • An Accident Report Scenario
    • Summary and Assessment
    • Lesson 4: Introduction to Safety and Health Management System
    • Safety and Health Management
    • Safety Committee
    • Summary and Assessment
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