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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 1572 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
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Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • George Oyeinkeditonmene
    George Oyeinkeditonmene Nigeria Diploma in workplace safety and health course is very important course to learn ,looking to the problems we face in our every day workplace in order to control hazards and the rate of injury .is very necessary to go into this course. 2017-02-08 17:02:25
  • NASEEM HAIDER
    NASEEM HAIDER Papua New Guinea I am already certified from OSHA and IOSH but I love to learn more about safety . I am very pleased that Alison is giving a opportunity to people like us. I can't afford my self but I can do with Alison to learn more Thank you Alison 2017-02-06 16:02:44
  • Kelechi Onyeukwu
    Kelechi Onyeukwu Nigeria the course was very interesting and really educative, I enjoyed every aspect of it. 2017-02-04 03:02:08
  • Alexandre Matoko Chifoco
    Alexandre Matoko Chifoco Angola what great improvement obtained. I strongly encourage everyone to attend this course and I guarantee that you'll learn several things and measures to identify and control hazards associated to your workplace. 2017-01-28 14:01:39
  • Abah onoja john
    Abah onoja john Nigeria is very good to have awareness about health and safety in your working place ,not only workplace but also at home 2017-01-25 13:01:53
  • Lester Gonzales
    Lester Gonzales Trinidad and Tobago Course was well designed and had balanced intensity. For a busy professional with years of experience it refined my knowledge in many areas and reinforced my learning in many areas. The assessments were in themselves excellent learning tools and I have benefited from the experience . I am now asking my employees to follow suit. Thanks for an excellent learning experience. I do appreciate the ones with sound more also, 2017-01-23 17:01:00
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  • Fredrick Kiplagat
    Fredrick Kiplagat Kenya It was a hard course to do but found it enjoyable and i do wish to do more 2016-10-10 06:10:31
  • charles ndeni
    charles ndeni Namibia Thanks for wonderful opportunity 2016-10-03 15:10:17
  • Mou Kai
    Mou Kai Papua New Guinea I have learned how to setup my workplace safety and health issues, and go out to the schools, other areas and do the awareness to help minimize risks 2016-09-30 08:09:05
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