Health and Safety Awareness in Caretaking and Facilities Management Training Course

H&S Awareness in Caretaking and Facilities Management Overview

This is a one day course designed for those who work in, or are about to enter into, Building/Estate management. It will help delegates to understand the potential hazards that they might face at work. It provides a practical summary of Health & Safety and welfare issues, identifying individual responsibilities for looking after themselves and others who may be affected by their business undertakings.

Who is this Health & Safety Course For?

  • Commercial Landlords
  • Property Management
  • Property Caretakers
  • Facilities Management
  • Property/Estate Management
  • Maintenance Supervisors
  • Schools and Nursing Homes

Health & Safety Subjects Covered By This Course

  • School caretaker role and responsibilities
  • Overview of the Health and Safety Legal framework
  • Introduction to Risk Assessment
  • Employer/employee responsibilities
  • Accountability and responsibility
  • The importance of record keeping
  • Risk Assessment - principles and practice
  • Control of contractors
  • Maintaining a safe and healthy working environment (buildings, plant & equipment)
  • Fire prevention and fire safety
  • Working with electricity & PAT testing
  • Working at Height
  • Manual handling
  • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
  • Asbestos
  • Legionella