Participants who have completed this course will be able to

  • List and understand the implications of Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act Legislation 2005.

  • Identify hazards in the workplace.

  • State actions the Safety Committee can take to promote health and safety at work.


Who should attend?

Safety Committee members.



1 Day


Maximum Number of Candidates 

12 Per Trainer


Course Content

  • Implications of Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
  • General Applications Regulations 2007
  • Additional relevant legislation
  • Systems of managing health and safety
  • Hazard identification
  • Risk assessment
  • Control measures
  • Consultation and Committee effectiveness
  • Role and function of the committee under 2005 Act and consultation
  • Ensuring a high profile
  • Terms of reference
  • Members duties
  • Communicating the Health and Safety message



National Safety Centre Certificate of Attendance



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