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Health and Safety: Event Management



Personal Effectiveness


Health, Safety, Fire and Environment

About this course:

This course is to establish a consistent and effective approach to event management at the University and enable the University to promote itself through safe, successful and well-organised events.

Learning outcomes:

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

- Plan an event.

- Complete event specific risk assessments.

- Complete an emergency plan (procedures).

- Check competency, suitability and insurance of contractors.

- Ensure everyone involved in an event is made aware of and has access to the risk assessments, emergency procedure, and any restrictions.

Who should attend this course:

- This course is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED for staff that are either employed specifically to organise events, e.g Event Exeter, or are required to organise events as part of a wider role.

- This course is also appropriate for managers of staff that organise events.


Rhian Loosemore (Health & Safety Advisor)

Before the course:

Delegates may like to read the University's Safety Policy and review the Event Management safety standards and supporting documentation prior to the training:


Additional resources can be found here:

Learning provider:

This course is administered by People Development; please contact for more details.

This course occurs on the following dates
05/12/2023 Streatham: Hope Hall, 1.10 14:00 17:00 Free Rhian Loosemore 7
07/12/2023 Streatham: Xfi, Conference Room 2 09:30 12:30 Free Rhian Loosemore 1

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