HSE Training Summer Series - August 2018

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HSE Training Summer Series: August 2018

For the first time, HSE Training have expanded their training delivery to include courses and workshops running in the month of August at both our purpose built Laboratory in Buxton, Derbyshire and venues in London. 

Take a look at our course list below (some courses have limited spaces available so please book soon). Click on the course title to find out more about a course and to book your place.


August 2018

  • DSEAR - Controlling Dust Explosion Risks Wed 1
    This course provides advice on how to understand the hazards from flammable dusts and how the risks from storing and using the dusts can be managed so as to comply with DSEAR.
  • HSE Inspectors' Guide to Risk Assessment London - Thur 2
    Delivered by a senior HSE inspector with more than 25 years of experience, learn how HSE examines and uses employers' risk assessments; the common errors that HSE finds in the risk assessment process; and how to use this information to manage risks more effectively and avoid enforcement action.
  • COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: Predictive Aspects of COMAH Tues 14 - Wed 15
    Gain an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) from the point of view of safety.
  • Pressure Systems Awareness Tues 21
    A unique opportunity to learn from real life case studies and forensic investigations into pressure systems failures, providing a first hand perspective of what can go wrong and why.  Delegates will also benefit from a substantial afternoon session with the HSE Inspector responsible for the current revision of the Safety of Pressure Systems Regulations.
  • COSHH Training - Practical Assessment and Control Wed 22 - Thur 23
    This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

If you are interested in attending one of our courses, but the advertised dates are not suitable please do drop us an email at training@hsl.gsi.gov.uk


Courses still available in June 2018

The Way Forward - Managing Work-related Stress to Create a Thriving Culture MANCHESTER Wed 13
The course will offer practical strategies that you can use to spot signs of stress and consider how you might manage stress more effectively by creating a high performing team.

Upper Limb Disorders Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks Thur 14
Equip yourself with the knowledge to use the ART tool to help recognise, assess, and reduce upper limb disorder risks in your organisation.

Layers of Protection Analysis: Practical Application and Pitfalls (LOPA) Tues 19 & Wed 20
Gain an understanding of the LOPA method and how to apply LOPA and the pitfalls commonly associated with this type of analysis.

Slips and Trips - Falls Prevention Tues 19
Understand the causes of slips, trips and falls, and highlight successful interventions that offer a great starting point for organisations looking to reduce falls.

Stair Assessment Wed 20
Gain knowledge and skills to assess stairs in your own premises, allowing for appropriate changes to working practices and the work environment in proportion with the risks and costs involved.

Asbestos - Managing asbestos in domestic* and non-domestic premises Thur 28
This one-day course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR 2012).

HSE Training and Conferences

Our courses are delivered by scientists and health and safety experts who work in research and investigation every day, for the benefit of industry and government. We offer a comprehensive range of HSE courses at our laboratory in Derbyshire and elsewhere around the UK. We can also work with your company to develop bespoke training solutions.

Web: hsl.gov.uk/training

Email: training@hsl.gsi.gov.uk

Phone: +44 (0) 203 028 3704

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