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    Working Safely

    Welcome to this course on Working Safely. In this course, you'll learn about Working Safely. Health and safety in the workplace should be a top priority for all of us. Awareness of health and safety procedures can prevent injuries and save lives. Learn about what you can do to contribute. [Duration: 30 min]

    Learning Objectives

    • Identify common hazards and the risks associated with them
    • Recognise safety signs used for indicating hazards and control measures
    • Manage common office hazards
    • Identify types of emergency and first-aid interventions, and how to access them
    • Appreciate your responsibility for monitoring and reporting
    • Take appropriate action to maintain health, safety and welfare at work

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    Course Contents

    • Welcome
    • What is Working Safely?
    • Safety first
    • Who is responsible?
    • Legal responsibility
    • Your responsibility
    • Hazards
    • Types of hazards
    • What is risk?
    • You make the call: Hazard or risk?
    • Risk control measures
    • Exercise: Risk control measures
    • Safety signs
    • Exercise: Safety signs
    • Fire safety
    • Fire safety regulation requirements
    • The fire triangle
    • Preventive measures
    • Fire alarm
    • If you hear a fire alarm...
    • If you are trapped...
    • Exercise: Fire extinguisher
    • Slips, trips and falls
    • Hazards
    • Precautions for avoiding slips, trips and falls
    • You make the call: Fix, avoid or report?
    • Electricity
    • Dos and don'ts of working with electrical
    • Exercise: What can you do yourself?
    • First aid
    • In the event of an injury
    • Earthquakes
    • Suspect packages
    • Suspect letter or package indicators
    • Monitoring and reporting
    • Exercise: Monitoring
    • Summary
    • Affirmation
    • Assessment


    Duration Approximately 30 minutes
    Audience Suitable for all staff - examples and interactivities designed for staff at all levels
    Prerequisites No previous knowledge or experience required
    Design SHARD-compliant, responsive display on all devices, accessibility on screen readers, visual design controlled via client style sheet
    Assessment Ten-question assessment
    Test-out Ability to offer optional test-out, whereby users can choose to skip the course content and complete the learning assignment simply by passing the assessment Deployment AICC and SCORM 1.2-compliant, suitable for both hosted and deployed SCORM or AICC
    Deployment AICC and SCORM 1.2-compliant, suitable for both hosted and deployed SCORM or AICC
    Compatibility All Windows, Mac OSX, iOS, Android (Flash-free for mobile compatibility)
    Tailoring Fully customisable on Skillcast Portal CMS
    Translation Pre-translated versions not available, but all text content can be exported for translation into all languages
    Localisation Based on UK legislation, but suitable for global audiences upon the removal of UK-specific references and translation as necessary


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