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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 purchase 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 1090 votes
Course Title: Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health
Course #: 325
Course Publisher: Advance Learning
Course Category: 25
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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.
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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
PDF Download:
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Davis Kangwa
    Davis Kangwa Zambia Diploma in workplace safety and health course is the key elements of any modern business or organization. this helps any business or organization to work in a productive work environment and more importantly, it makes us understand the key aspects of risk analysis, hazard indication and control, safety education. This course is essential because it promotes a work environment free from accidents, injuries and so on and so forth. Greatly is how am enjoying this course. 2016-02-04 21:02:58
  • Mohammed Ibrahim Gariba
    Mohammed Ibrahim Gariba United Arab Emirates Am really learning so much on this program. hopefully will help my organisation as awhole after completing this program. 2016-01-16 18:01:45
  • Dr Mo Mo Ko Win Myint
    Dr Mo Mo Ko Win Myint Myanmar I have many advantages from this course. 2016-01-13 07:01:53
  • Ahmed Adekunle Azeez
    Ahmed Adekunle Azeez Qatar Its all about the safety and health in our workplace that ensure all the safety measurements....God bless ALISON. 2015-12-03 10:12:41
  • Ncham Ful
    Ncham Ful Cameroon A lot is happening at the work place that can endanger the lives of workers because of ignorance so more information should be made available on safety and fliers to creat awareness and for sensitisation. 2015-11-05 14:11:42
  • Twagiramungu Vénuste
    Twagiramungu Vénuste Rwanda Dear Sir this course of Workplace safety and Health is very important for Human health well being. Thanks 2015-11-03 14:11:32
  • Tadeus Mudungwe
    Tadeus Mudungwe South Africa Very good and detailed. 2015-10-31 03:10:16
  • Emmanuel Nkemdi Asuoha
    Emmanuel Nkemdi Asuoha Nigeria Diploma in workplace safety and health course is an important course, base on the outlined modules, in depth understanding of this course will enable the trainees to operate in industrial setting as well as knowing the importance of health and safety in schools. 2015-10-28 12:10:43
  • Comfort Ndimande
    Comfort Ndimande Ireland Wishing to have an online Health Care Infection Prevention and Control Diploma 2015-10-28 08:10:17
  • mohammed ahmad
    mohammed ahmad Qatar I shall do it at home.Site office is not suitable place to understand the modules as well.Shall I take one more chance.Please let me know.Really I enjoy the way of explain the course.I appreciate the course provider.Thanks 2015-10-26 11:10:24
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