People are the most vital asset of any organisation. After all, they are the ones that ensure the operations and success of a business. In exchange for the efforts and services they provide, organisations have the responsibility to protect their health and safety at work. This is where knowledge of health safety becomes integral.
Health safety is a multi-disciplinary approach that emphasises the protection of employees’ safety and general wellbeing in the workplace. Its primary goal is to develop and implement policies and practices that guarantee a working environment that is not just conducive for work, but is also healthy and safe for all employees. Health safety is a component that must be embraced by any organisation that has a workforce, as it can contribute greatly to their productivity, competitiveness, and bottom line.
This course shares broad knowledge about the subject of health safety and is directed towards helping participants understand its necessity and value in business operation. It is also concentrated on providing them the know-how to effectively develop, implement, and integrate health safety procedures and practices that address the unique needs of organisations.
The course defines health safety and specifies its importance and major components, along with its major purpose. It also identifies the major players responsible for the enforcement of legal regulations associated to healthy and safety within an organisation. The Health and Safety Work Act is also thoroughly tackled within. This is to provide insights into the primary piece of legislation that legally protects the health, safety, and welfare of employees at work and outlines the duties and responsibilities of employers toward their employees, specifically in the area of health and safety.
In addition to the above mentioned topics, the course also discusses the most common accidents, hazards, and causes of injuries at work. It also provides valuable information on how these issues can be prevented and addressed through proper development and implementation of health safety programme. Advice and tips on training employees about health safety procedures and practices and ensuring their commitment and involvement are also provided within.
Upon completing the Game Testing course, you will receive a certificate of completion from Skills on Projects. This certificate will be in PDF format and will be sent to the email address you have used on sign up. No additional fee will be charged to secure this certification. Use it to boost your CV and help organisations uncover effective methods of communicating through different technologies.
Access the course from any computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device. You also need an updated browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer 11.
Important points are spread throughout the course. A pen and paper will come in handy in such situation, so you can jot down the things you need to remember.
To participate in the online aspects of the course, you need to have access to a stable Internet connection.