Primary Schools

  • An Introduction to Managing Safety and Health in Schools

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    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. It covers areas such as completing a Safety Statement, Risk Assessment, Roles and Responsibilities, and Accident Reporting.

    Course Duration: 100 minutes.

    Learning Outcomes:

    On successful completion of this course you should be able to:

    • Identify the most common types of hazards that occur in schools.
    • Prevent hazards in the classroom.
    • Follow the steps involved when reporting an accident.
    • Recognise the roles and responsibilities of individuals in the school in relation to health and safety matters.

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  • 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

    Learning outcomes:

    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

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