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Health and Safety for Directors and Senior Managers

This course aims to inspire directors and senior managers in terms of their personal interest in and responsibility for the safety, health and wellbeing of people in their organisation. 

 

This course is particularly important in light of new sentencing guidelines, which have seen multi-million pound fines imposed on companies for non-fatal as well as fatal accidents and an increase in the number of directors receiving immediate custodial sentences.

 

Select a study option:

Online

In your workplace

At a training centre

Enterprise e-learning

“An excellent course, very interactive and made one think. It will be effective in changing senior managers’ thinking and will therefore improve health and safety at JCB.”
Andrew Price, JCB World Headquarters

Why choose the British Safety Council?

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    Structured and easy to follow programme

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    Study wherever and whenever suits you

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    Perfect for people with busy lives

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    Most cost-effective way to study for this qualification

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    Course includes comprehensive range of materials

What's in it for me?

At the end of the course, directors and senior managers will understand their personal liabilities in relation to health and safety, how to reduce risk in the workplace, and the positive impact that good health and safety can have on the bottom line.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, learners will:

  • Understand their personal liability in relation to health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Understand the consequences of failing to manage health, safety in the workplace
  • Understand how to reduce risks to people and the business

How can I study?

We recognise that everyone is different, which is why we offer a choice of study routes.

You can attend a course at one of our training centres, complete the course online or we can deliver the course in your workplace.

Online - instant access

If you can’t find time in your busy schedule to attend a classroom course, then online training is the answer.

The online course includes scenario-based interactive exercises, videos, audio narration and the development of a personal action plan.

Why online?

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    Study wherever and whenever suits you

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    Perfect for busy directors

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    The most cost effective way to complete this training.

1+ candidates

£95.00(exc. VAT)

Quantity

Enterprise E-learning

Our purpose-built learning management system delivers exactly the right e-Learning courses to the right staff at the right time.

The web-based system comes with a powerful yet easy-to-use reporting engine, so you can check on learner progress and be alerted to any concerns that are raised through our innovative self-assessment surveys, which can also be included as part of the course.

Our Enterprise system includes:

  • Software as a service. Hosted by us, we do all the IT
  • Full implementation support including system training
  • Regular system updates Free course updates Simple and secure login
  • Configurable alerts system – emails sent where you want, when you want
  • Management dashboard, which allows you to instantly see where attention is required
  • Automatic refresher training notifications
  • Friendly and effective support service by telephone and e-mail.
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In your workplace

We can visit your workplace and deliver this one-day course on a date of your choice. This is an effective way of training a group of directors as it saves on travel costs and allows participants to keep in touch with work.

Although we recommend the full 6.5-hour course, a more intensive 4-hour version can be delivered upon request.

Why in your workplace?

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    Cost-effective option for a group of directors

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    Discussions can be company-specific

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    Expert advice from an independent practitioner.

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At a training centre

The morning comprises a scenario-based exercise.  Students are directors of a fictitious organisation where there has been a fatal accident.  They discover the consequences of the accident for the organisation and for them as individual directors.

The afternoon focuses on health and safety leadership in the context of the students’ own businesses.  The focus is on ways in which they can demonstrate visible, felt leadership in relation to health and safety.  Students also examine the leadership requirements of ISO 45001. 

By the end of the exercise, students will understand the legal duties placed on individuals and organisations, the consequences of failing to manage health and safety, and the positive impact that good health and safety can have on the bottom line.

Our well-equipped training centres allow you to get away from the distractions of the workplace and focus on director-level health and safety for the day. Courses are held throughout the year in London, Birmingham and Manchester.

Why a training centre?

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    Free from workplace distractions

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    Facilitation by an expert tutor

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    Opportunity to network with other directors.

London - Hammersmith

British Safety Council

70 Chancellors Road, London W6 9RS. View in google maps

2018

November

Thursday 08 November 2018

£295.00(exc. VAT)

December

Thursday 13 December 2018

£295.00(exc. VAT)

2019

January

Friday 25 January 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

February

Thursday 07 February 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

Friday 22 February 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

March

Thursday 21 March 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

April

Monday 15 April 2019

£595.00(exc. VAT)

Manchester

Etc.venues Portland Street

11 Portland St, Manchester M1 3HU. View in google maps

2019

March

Thursday 14 March 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

London - Kings Cross

Hamilton House

Mabledon Place, London WC1H 1BD. View in google maps

2018

November

Thursday 15 November 2018

£295.00(exc. VAT)

2019

February

Thursday 07 February 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

April

Thursday 18 April 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)

London - Liverpool St

etc.venues Norton Folgate

Bishopsgate Court, 4-12 Norton Folgate, London E1 6DQ, View in google maps.

2019

March

Thursday 07 March 2019

£295.00(exc. VAT)