Health and Safety Training for Schools and Academies

Health and Safety Training for Schools and Academies

Health and Safety is a key element of the safeguarding remit to ensure the protection of staff, pupils, volunteers and visitors. Building a sound working knowledge of statutory requirements, this course examines why a positive health and safety culture is important, how legal duties can be met and how to work safely without risk to health.

What is covered in this course?

Module 1
  • Legislation & legal duties
  • Policy
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Training / Induction
Module 2
  • Risk Assessment
  • Accident Reporting
  • Display Screen Equipment (DSE)
  • Equipment Use
Module 3
  • Manual Handling
  • First Aid
  • Educational Visits
Module 4
  • Fire Safety
  • Working at Height
  • Health and Safety Walks

Our training is applicable to the following educational settings: Primary Schools, Primary Academies, Secondary Schools, Secondary Academies, Private Nurseries, Maintained Nurseries, Public Schools, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units, and SEND Schools.

To fulfil the latest HM Government statutory guidance, training is advised for the following roles:

  • All existing staff – Teachers, LSAs, HLTAs, TAs, Support Staff
  • All new recruits in roles named above as part of the induction process
  • Named governors / trustees for safeguarding & child protection

The Admin dashboard

Our system requires no complicated setup. From the Admin Dashboard simply copy and send an invitation email to your staff with the login details for your school or academy. Once your staff commence training, all progress, results and CPD certificates are presented in the Admin Dashboard as evidence of training.

The Training site

Staff complete a course via any PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet. Each course is made up of an engaging multimedia presentation created using 3D animation, comprehensive course notes and a fully tracked multiple-choice assessment. On completion, staff can view and print their CPD accredited certificate.

All courses are kept up-to-date with any changes in legislation or policy ensuring practice in your school or academy is compliant with current requirements.

Time to complete course

Approximately 1 hour, 30 minutes

Course Video duration

56 minutes

CPD points

  • Provides a training audit trail to evidence compliance with statutory requirements on inspection
  • Stores CPD certificates for future access
  • Fully CPD accredited

Includes access to selected Safeguarding Webinars.

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Pricing and how to buy

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