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Health and Safety: Health, Safety and Environment for Managers



Personal Effectiveness



About this course:

This workshop introduces managers to the legal framework for safety, health and the environment; showing you how to develop assurance systems in your areas of responsibility and how to maintain management in your area.

Learning outcomes:

As a result of attending this course, you will:.

- Outline key legal and other requirements relating to the University (environment).

- Be able to confidently identify hazards.

- Be able to assess risk and self-assess your work area to provide assurance that all necessary safety and environment provisions are in place, according to the needs of the department.

- Be able to collate evidence to monitor and demonstrate this assurance.

- Understand your managerial role in safety, health and environmental management at the University.

Who should attend this course:

University Managers with responsibility for the Health, Safety and Environmental management of staff or a service.


Rhian Loosemore, Karen Gallagher, Karen Markes and Paul Hirst

What previous participants have said about the course:

"Cracking course that brings these subjects to life".

"I like the idea of being able to show that I am competent: it's such an important area".

Before the course:

Please make sure you have a basic understanding of the University health, safety and environment policies, the University Incident Reporting Form and the safety arrangements in your work area.


References available for further understanding- University of Exeter Sustainability and Safety, Health and Wellbeing pages.

Learning provider:

This course is administered by People Development; please contact for any queries.

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