Participants who have completed this course will be able to

  • Describe the role and function of the Safety Representative

  • List the legal requirements involved

  • Assess, investigate and help prevent accidents in the work place

  • List the main requirements of a Safety Statement

  • Provide induction training on Health and Safety in their workplace


Who should attend?

Safety Representatives of the organisation



3 Days


Maximum Number of Candidates 

12 Per Trainer


Course Content

  • Legislation relating to the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005

  • Role and function of the Safety Representative

  • Identify health and safety hazards in offices

  • Ergonomics and manual handling

  • Internal transport

  • Ergonomics and Visual Display Units

  • Office environment

  • Lighting

  • Air Quality

  • Fire Safety 

  • Hazard identification and risk assessment

  • Accident investigation

  • Health and Safety management

  • Occupational health and hygiene

  • Information sources

  • Safety Statements

  • Final Discussion and review



National Safety Centre Certificate of Attendance 



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