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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 1198 votes
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.
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Release Date: 19 April 2013
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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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  • Abdulwasiu Usman
    Abdulwasiu Usman Nigeria It is very important as it helps workers to know safety rules and ways to protect themselves from different hazards that might happen at work 2016-05-17 07:05:16
  • Uchenna Anyim
    Uchenna Anyim Qatar A nice experience 2016-05-07 14:05:13
  • Poasa Tikoinamuamua
    Poasa Tikoinamuamua Fiji The course is very interesting and useful in relation to my work as an OHS Officer, I want to complete and procede to another level. 2016-05-04 09:05:33
  • Osakpolor Usiobaifo
    Osakpolor Usiobaifo Nigeria Its a nice and interesting course as its involves day-to-day activities and it's concern about how to avoid workshop and office accident 2016-04-27 16:04:52
  • kamanga Leah
    kamanga Leah Zambia Very interesting course. I have learnt a number of things that i never knew before and from now on i will be able to take the necessary steps towards safety 2016-04-27 13:04:52
  • Mpho Ramatlotla
    Mpho Ramatlotla Botswana I personally believe this is a very critical course in the workplace 2016-04-15 15:04:26
  • Matota Ntlaba
    Matota Ntlaba Lesotho It is more than good to me because i will know and see when the work place is not save for employees and how i can protect them 2016-03-11 19:03:41
  • 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
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