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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


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Course Description

Workplace safety and health policies are key elements of any modern business or organization. They can help ensure employee well-being as well as foster a productive work environment.

ALISON's free online health and safety certification course guides you through the important aspects involved in workplace safety and health and is ideal for anyone wishing to attain certification or gain a greater understanding of the topic.

Topics covered in this free online course include behavior-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 and 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.

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 behavior-based safety program and distinguish between the roles and responsibilities of a supervisor and an employee. You will also identify factors that can cause incidents. You will gain knowledge of workstation ergonomics concerning people and their work and understand how to prevent back injury problems in the workplace. You will be able to recognize the signs of drug use and how to deal with someone you suspect is under the influence of alcohol or other drugs. Better understand health and safety legislation in schools, as well as your specific duties and responsibilities. You will also know how to prepare for an emergency, how to report accidents and create a safety statement. Understand the roles of safety representatives and a safety committee within the school system.


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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 945 reviews
Course Title: Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health
Course #: 325
Course Publisher: Advance Learning
Course Category: 25
Content Origin:
Course Description: Workplace safety and health policies are key elements of any modern business or organization. They can help ensure employee well-being as well as foster a productive work environment.

ALISON's free online health and safety certification course guides you through the important aspects involved in workplace safety and health and is ideal for anyone wishing to attain certification or gain a greater understanding of the topic.

Topics covered in this free online course include behavior-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 and 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
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Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
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Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Richard Price
    Richard Price United Kingdom Good course enjoyed it and extended my knowledge 2015-08-26 14:08:37
  • Salem  Aboushana
    Salem Aboushana Libya Dear Gentlemen I would like to inform you about thanks and gratitude for this useful course, which I benefited from it a lot. With my best regards Salem aboushana 2015-08-25 17:08:59
  • Leah Clementoni
    Leah Clementoni United States of America Very informative 2015-08-18 15:08:05
  • momodu odine
    momodu odine Qatar It was a nice time going through this online Alison safety Diploma training and also make me to understand more about the profession I love so much thanks for making out time to create this online training course 2015-08-16 10:08:47
  • emmanuel otoo
    emmanuel otoo Ghana It can help acquire knowledge to make working environment safe 2015-08-15 09:08:48
  • Adrian Kasashi
    Adrian Kasashi Zambia Good 2015-08-13 14:08:22
  • Erwin Ocampina
    Erwin Ocampina Philippines The Workplace Safety and Health Course is very essential and helpful to me as a Safety Training Instructor and I really learned a lot and refresh my knowledge and skills on safety, how to conduct hazard and risk assessment, emergency planning, and keeping myself, team, workplace and other people safe. Thank You! 2015-08-04 17:08:49
  • Veronica Rivera
    Veronica Rivera United States of America It was a lot longer then I thought 2015-07-28 23:07:18
  • June Sangha
    June Sangha United Kingdom This was a good course 2015-07-27 12:07:47
  • Katia Valigy
    Katia Valigy Mozambique I enjoyed studying this course. Is important in many ways. I can now advise families, friends and colleagues on how to behave, how to seat and so on. Thank you for this opportunity. 2015-07-23 13:07:57
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