MON - 28/02/2022
13:00 to 14:30
1 week course
FREE to Lancashire Residents
12 Places Remaining
Course Overview

In this stand-alone session, learners will discuss the impact of poor Health & Safety practices, and will identify the impact these can have on organisations and the general public.
This is a non-accredited session for learners to gain a basic understanding of health and safety. The knowledge gained can be utilised in paid employment or volunteering role.
Topics covered include legislation, risk assessments and enforcement actions.

How long is the course?
2.5 hours over one session / week.

What will I learn?

By the end of the course, learners will be able to:
1. Identify Key Health & Safety issues.
2. Recognise some common themes and actions to improve Health & Safety.
3. Promote good Health & Safety.
4. Identify appropriate progression onto further learning.

How will the course be assessed?

Learners attend via the online platform on a set day and time. The session will be delivered live and learners will be supported to work through the course content. In addition to this, learners will be given information about Apps and websites to access additional resources.

During the session they will be learning in a variety of ways:
Meeting other learners and teacher.
Sharing what has been learnt on the course.
Question and answering techniques.
Engaging in group activities.
Actively listening, observing and discussing.
Completing online documentation.
Accessing Apps and websites for resources and further learning opportunities.

Materials and other information

So the course can start on time, it’s important to be ready to join your online course 15 minutes prior to the official start time. If you haven’t used Teams before, please try the link provided in advance of the session as you may need to install the Teams App.

It would be useful to have a pen and paper so you can make notes throughout the course.

The Additional Learning Support Team work across college supporting students with a variety of learning needs in different ways.  Support can be requested at enrolment or at any point throughout your course. For more information email als.ncc@nelsongroup.ac.uk

For more information on booking onto a course, telephone 0333 0031717

Progression and Careers

The teacher will use a range of activities to review learner’s knowledge throughout the course and identify any gaps and additional information required
Learners will receive feedback in order to further develop their knowledge
Learners will assess their knowledge at the start of the course and again at the end against the learning outcomes. This allows them to identify how much they have learnt and where they might need to do further study or research.
Learners will also be supported to set an individual target(s) for the course based on personal goals and aspirations.


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