Health and safety courses

Our trainers are active health and safety consultants. When they aren't training they are advising companies on health and safety compliance, strategy and implementation. This gives them a unique, practical understanding of the training they provide.

We have been delivering high quality health and safety training to the manufacturing industry for many years, read our blog for insights and expert opinion from our experienced health and safety trainers.

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Accident investigation

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This course is aimed at those who are expected to contribute to accident investigations. It is relevant to people at all levels - from senior managers to employees and their representatives. The one-day programme provides sound techniques which can be incorporated into an organisation’s procedures to make accident investigation more structured and consistent.

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Dates & Locations

26 July 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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4 September 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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19 September 2018 EEF Reading
Reading
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25 September 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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15 October 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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5 December 2018 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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Asbestos awareness

Duration
Half day
Members
£150 +VAT
Non Members
£180 +VAT

The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 came into force on 06 April 2012. The regulations require mandatory training for anyone who may be exposed to asbestos fibres at work. Effectively, this means all building maintenance workers will require some form of Asbestos Awareness training. The course is suitable for managers, team leaders, supervisors, operatives, maintenance staff and building contractors and anyone coming into contact with asbestos.

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Dates & Locations

30 October 2018 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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ATEX awareness training

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This one-day course is aimed at electricians and engineers who are required to work in or near explosive atmospheres. It will inform them about compliance with the mandatory European directives that set the standards for equipment used in explosive atmospheres (ATEX).

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Dates & Locations

20 September 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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15 October 2018 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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Construction, design and management (CDM)

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This course will ensure that key duty holders understand their legal obligations and duties under the new Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (CDM 2015). Delegates will gain a detailed understanding of the new regulation and how to ensure compliance throughout the entire project lifecycle.

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Dates & Locations

6 September 2018 EEF Reading
Reading
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2 October 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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18 October 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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30 October 2018 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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6 November 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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4 December 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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COSHH made simple

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

This one-day practical course covers the statutory requirements and identifies straightforward and practical ways to carry out Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) assessments and implement control measures. It is aimed at individuals who are involved in the management of hazardous substances in the workplace. This could include supervisors and line managers with operational responsibility safety, or those developing their health and safety career.

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Dates & Locations

19 July 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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13 September 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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17 September 2018 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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16 November 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Creating & managing a permit to work system

Duration
1 day

Permits to Work are an essential tool for managing high risk or infrequent operations. There is a legal requirement to produce them for some tasks, but many systems either don’t control the risks properly or are over-complicated & place a non-value adding burden on the company. This EEF course shows you how to create systems which keep people safe at the same time as allowing you to get the job done.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

EEF/University of Portsmouth Diploma in Health, Safety & Risk Management

Duration
32 days
Members
£5275 +VAT
Non Members
£6175 +VAT

Our practical diploma aimed at delegates who are developing their careers in health and safety and wish to eventually obtain Chartered Membership of IOSH.

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Dates & Locations

Mod 1 7-11 Jan 2019
Mod 2 4-8 Feb / 11-14 Feb 2019
Mod 3 4-8 March / 11-13 March 2019
Mod 4 29 April - 3 May 2019
Mod 5 13-17 May 2019
Revision 12-13 June 2019
Exams 19-20 June 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Mod 1 1-5 July 2019
Mod 2 5-9 Aug / 12-15 Aug 2019
Mod 3 9-13 Sept / 16-18 Sept 2019
Mod 4 14-18 Oct 2019
Mod 5 28 Oct - 1 Nov 2019
Revision 27-28 Nov 2019
Exams 4-5 Dec 2019
EEF Leamington Spa - residential training and conference centre
Leamington Spa
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Fire safety - elearning

Duration
Approximately 1-2 hours
Members
£15 +VAT
Non Members
£15 +VAT

This course is designed to help businesses train their staff in fire safety procedures.

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Dates & Locations

Book your place to enrol for this elearning course. All delegates will be emailed their course information and joining instructions, after which they can begin their training at their convenience. Please note that it may take up to 48 hours to process the booking. Online training Book

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Fire safety awareness

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£245 +VAT

An introductory course covering the fundamentals of managing fire risks providing the knowledge to identify fire risks and ensure effective controls and evacuation procedures are in place.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Health & safety auditing

Duration
1 day
Members
£205 +VAT
Non Members
£240 +VAT

Having a Health & Safety Management System is a key component of keeping your workforce safe. But to really turn your management system into a proactive tool that can keep employees safe, you need to regularly ensure it’s working properly. EEF’s Health & Safety Auditing course can help you do this.

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Dates & Locations

25 October 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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Not all of our courses are listed so please contact us on 0845 293 9850 or get in touch if you can’t find what you are looking for. Examples of courses we can run on demand in addition to those listed include: manual handling and ergonomics, display screen equipment, personal protective equipment and first aid.

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