An Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools
This course aims to assist principals, teachers, boards of management and interested others, in their understanding of managing workplace safety, health and welfare in schools.
Course duration: 40 minutes
This course is currently being revised. Please see the Guidelines on Managing Safety, Health and Welfare in Primary Schools and further resources on hsa.ie/education
Slips, Trips and Falls
This short course presents learners with an overview of slips, trips and falls hazards in the workplace. It introduces the process of risk assessment and prevention through examples of workplace scenarios. The content is suitable across all work sectors.
Course duration: 30 minutes
On successful completion of this course you should be able to:
• Determine how and where slips, trips and falls accidents can occur
• Identify a variety of slips and trips hazards in the workplace, and assess their risks
• Identify suitable controls for eliminating or significantly reducing slips, trips and falls in the workplace