Online Office Health & Safety Training
By law, a basic knowledge of health and safety is essential for all employees in an office environment to ensure that workplace risks are recognised and managed effectively.
This online Office Health and Safety Training Course is designed to provide all office workers with adequate health and safety information to ensure safe working. Whilst working in an office environment may present less risk of injury than other sectors, the office environment can still pose a number of hazards. This course covers the legal responsibilities, accident prevention and an overview of the key workplace hazards that employees need to be aware of.
Ensures compliance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999.
Developed by Health & Safety Professionals
CPD and RoSPA Accredited Course
High Quality Training Experience
Fully Online Course, Instant Access
High Quality Certificate posted the next working day
Who Should take this course
By law, employers, self-employed people, managers, supervisors, employees and contractors all need to take sufficient and appropriate health and safety training. This course is aimed specifically at those who work in an office environment and covers all levels of employee.
Employers have a duty to provide health and safety training and implement preventive and protective control measures for all office employees. These measures must incorporate all aspects of work, including technology, organisation of work, working conditions, social relationships and the influence of factors relating to the working environment.
On successful completion of the course a high quality, personalised certificate will be posted to you the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.
All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
This course is also accredited by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, as providing quality and content-approved training.
The course contains the following sections:
- Introduction to Office Safety - why office safety is important, benefits of good office safety, the legal framework and employee and employer duties.
- Eliminating and Reducing Hazards - how to undertake a risk assessment and accident prevention.
- Workplace Hazards 1 - slips and trips, manual handling, display screen equipment (DSE) and fire.
- Workplace Hazard 2 – electricity, stress, lighting, falls from height, hazardous substances and noise.
The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 12 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 75%. The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed. If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as required with no extra charge.
It takes approximately 1 hour to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.
£25 + VAT