Health and Safety Basics for Schools

Health and Safety Basics for Schools

Health and Safety Basics for Schools

About this Health & Safety course

Course Overview

This course provides the participant with the knowledge to understand the following; why health and safety is so important, and the benefits to your school, its staff and pupils Secondly, your personal responsibilities and the key safety procedures in your School.

Intended Outcomes:

The learners will be provided with information regarding key topics providing appropriate training for their general work within the school. This includes:

  • Identifying hazards
  • General Workplace Safety
  • Safety Signs
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Fire Safety (basic) and Personal Protective Equipment

Those who complete this training should complete the following courses to ensure they are appropriately trained in all basic areas of H&S that may affect their safety at work: Fire Safety; Working at Height (Basic); Manual Handling.

Who is it for:

All school staff as a Health and Safety induction course or Health and Safety refresher.


30 minutes

The cost

This course is available as part of our eLearning annual licence which includes unlimited access to the full Health and Safety eLearning Library for £1,385 plus VAT per annum.

Alternatively, if your school subscribes to our annual Health and Safety Support Service, you will receive access to our entire health and safety eLearning library at no extra cost.


To successfully complete the course, learners will be required to pass a short assessment.


Upon successful completion of the course learners will be issued a CPD accredited certificate to download. The course equates to 1 hour of CPD.

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