Post-Primary Schools (management)

  • Managing Safety, Health and Welfare in Schools

    managing safety in schools

    This course is suitable for Boards of Management, ETBs, Principals, Vice-Principals, and other specific role holders. It includes useful information for those managing safety, health and welfare in a school, and for all staff working in a school.

    Course duration: 30 minutes

    Learning outcomes:

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

    • outline some of the key requirements of the safety, health and welfare at work act 2005
    • apply the Guidelines on Managing, Safety, Health and Welfare in Schools
    • understand risk assessment and the purpose of a safety statement, including emergency procedures
    • demonstrate best practice when managing safety, health and welfare in schools
    • utilise the many resources available from the Health and Safety Authority

    This course is currently being revised. Please see the Guidelines on Managing Safety, Health and Welfare in Post-Primary Schools and further resources on hsa.ie/education.

    New course coming soon
Last modified: Thursday, 1 April 2021, 1:30 PM