Safety Representatives

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at Health and Safety Representatives, employee representatives and their managers and Safety committee members.

Course Aims & Objectives

The purpose of the course is to give delegates an understanding of Safety Representatives possible duties within the workplace.

By the end of the course delegates will:

  • Be able to explain how a safety committee works and who should be involved
  • Be able to outline the processes of accident investigations
  • Outline the main legal requirements for Health & Safety

Course Outline

  • Principles of accident prevention
  • The legal system
  • Civil and criminal Law
  • Health and Safety Legislation and codes of practice
  • Duties of care and liabilities
  • Record keeping
  • Consultation and involvement of employees
  • Functions of employee/safety representative
  • Safety Committees
  • Risk Assessments
  • Accident reporting and RIDDOR
  • Accident investigation
  • Monitoring safety performance
  • Safety Inspections and Audits


Certificates of attendance will be awarded to delegates upon completion of the course.


1 Day


We can offer courses on company premises for a maximum of 12 delegates or upcoming open courses in your local area

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