Incorrect use and maintenance of abrasive wheels and angle grinders can cause serious or life threatening injury. The aim of this course is to provide guidance on the mounting of abrasive wheels, maintaining and using angle grinders and cutting off … [Read more...]
Health & Safety
Please see below for a list of available courses.
Our courses are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, to give you the assurance you need that your staff and workplace are safe. Whether you are looking for a general understanding or a more focussed course such as Risk Assessment and Fire Marshal, we can deliver training at one of our centres, or at a location convenient to you, such as your business premises.
Tyro trainers have considerable experience of advising on and managing risk in various business environments. Our training programmes will help you and your staff to identify and manage any risks, and ensure that you meet your statutory obligations under the Health and Safety at Work Act.
This can save your business from expensive investigation, claims for compensation, possible prosecution and increased insurance premiums.
Asbestos can be found in any building built before the year 2000 (houses, factories, offices, schools, hospitals etc) and causes around 5000 deaths every year This course aims to provide you with the knowledge to implement safe systems of work … [Read more...]
More than a quarter of all road traffic incidents may involve somebody who is driving as part of their work at the time (Department for Transport figures). Health and safety law applies to work activities on the road in the same way as it does to all … [Read more...]
When a job involves manual handling tasks, there are a number of risks and hazards that can be presented. This course will prepare you to look carefully at your work activities and contribute to the development of safer methods for completing tasks … [Read more...]
This course complements the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety programme. It is aimed at those who use substances hazardous to health at work and introduces you to the hazards associated with those substances, the risks and controls available and … [Read more...]
Developing basic fire safety awareness and knowledge of specific fire safety roles (for example fire marshals or similar) is important in order to help manage fire risk and keep staff, customers and visitors safe. This course aims to provide an … [Read more...]
This course has been designed to ensure that those working in the construction industry employees are aware of their own, and others, safety. Who is it for? This course is designed for those who are working in the construction industry. It will … [Read more...]
This course has been designed to ensure that all employees are aware of their own safety and the safety of customers, contractors and the public. Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right … [Read more...]
This course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of health and safety emphasising the importance of monitoring staff and controls. It also details the need for a structured management approach to health and safety and the key factors in … [Read more...]
Legionnaires’ disease, caused by inhalation of legionella bacteria, is a potentially fatal form of pneumonia, and the risk needs to be managed in all relevant premises If you are an employer, or someone in control of premises (e.g. landlord), you … [Read more...]
Who is it for? This course is designed for those who want to develop an understanding of the responsibilities of employers, the main causes and costs of work-related fatalities, injuries and ill health, the role of risk assessment and lean … [Read more...]
This course aims to assist you in contributing to the management of risk at your workplace by conducting risk assessments or organising and implementing a risk assessment programme where this has not already been started. It is generic in nature and … [Read more...]
The Department of Trade & Industry made it a ‘duty of care’ that all trade bodies ensure that their members were adequately trained in Health & Safety and that all employers should show that personnel are properly trained The aims of the … [Read more...]
This course is designed to help you understand the seriousness of the risks posed by working above ground level and the legislation involved with working at height. It also aims to help you understand how accidents and injury are caused when working … [Read more...]