Health & Safety Courses

BRIO offers a range of Health and Safety Programmes across the UK and Ireland to service the needs of any client.

All training is delivered based on the clients needs, and to discuss your specific needs please don’t hesitate to contact us. 

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This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit any worker, in any industry or sector and accommodates induction training for the new employee very well.

All aspects of Health and Safety are important to a business whether you are an employee, contractor or supplier and this half-day course will benefit both the learner and the business, ensuring that the working environment is a safe and healthy one.

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the importance of health, safety and welfare standards in the workplace
  • Knowing how hazards and risks are controlled in the workplace
  • Being aware of the main causes and effects of poor health and safety at work
  • Understanding how health and safety information is communicated in the workplace

Certification

Assessment is on-going by the instructor, culminating with a multiple choice question paper.
This qualification does not expire, but refresher training and keeping up to date with changes to policies and procedures is vital to keep the qualification current.

Course Duration: 4hr

This is an excellent introduction to health and safety in the workplace and will benefit all employees, particularly those who may be accepting a health and safety role, such as a safety representative within their organisation.

Successful candidates will be awarded a national Level 2 qualification which will provide an ideal platform to higher level training or career development.

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • The roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • The value and process of risk assessments
  • The identification and control of workplace hazards
  • How to respond to workplace incidents and accidents

Certification

Assessment is on-going by the instructor, culminating with a multiple choice question paper.
This qualification does not expire, but refresher training and keeping up to date with changes to policies and procedures is vital to keep the qualification current

Course Duration: 1 Day

This course is designed for all employees as an introduction to fire awareness and is an excellent ingredient in the induction programme of new employees. It deals with how fires can occur and what to do in the event of a fire.

The qualification also provides a foundation for those employees who want to develop their basic fire safety awareness in order to assist their employer by undertaking more specific fire safety roles in the workplace to manage fire risk (e.g. as fire wardens/marshals/stewards etc).

Course content

  • The common causes of fire
  • Fire prevention
  • What to do if a fire breaks out
  • How to use fire extinguishers
  • Emergency evacuation procedures

Course duration: 4hrs

This Fire Safety Training Course is designed for employees who want to develop their basic fire safety awareness in order to assist their employer by undertaking more specific fire safety roles in the workplace to manage fire risk (e.g. as fire wardens/marshals/stewards etc.)

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • The hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace
  • How fire risk is controlled in the workplace
  • The role of the nominated fire warden
  • The principles and practice of fire safety management at work

Course Duration: 1 Day  

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals who work in environments where legionella growth is a risk. It aims to raise awareness to prevent waterborne disease caused by legionella bacteria, specifically the risks associated with hot and cold water systems. 

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 8 hours of learning. 

Topics covered

  • Health risks associated with legionella bacteria
  • Legislation and codes of practice
  • How to control the risks of legionella bacteria
  • The risks associated with legionella bacteria

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by an open-response exam paper

Course Duration: 4hrs

This qualification provides learners with the knowledge and understanding in the effects of legionella bacteria on the body and the impact an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease would have on a working site, how to identify and control the risks associated with legionella bacteria and how legislation and codes of practice can support its control. It is also designed to enforce the importance of the Responsible Person in respect of ensuring competence of all operatives on the site.

The objective of the qualification is to support those either in the role of or aspiring to be in the role of Responsible Person relating specifically to control of legionella on a site.

  • Legionella Facts and Figures
  • Symptoms and Management
  • Legal requirements
  • Hot and Cold-Water Systems
  • Maintenance requirements
  • Special Features: Including Spa Pools

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by an open-response exam paper

Course Duration: 1 Day