This course aims to raise awareness of the risks of needle stick and sharps injuries and outline how individuals can adopt safe working practices to minimise the risk of injury.
This course is intended for employees who may be at risk of sustaining a needle stick or sharp injury during their work practices.
This course will enable the delegate to work safely and to contribute to improving health and safety in the organisation, through an increased understanding of health and safety rules and working procedures.
This qualification covers the following topics:
Assessment: Multiple choice examination
Duration: Half day programme
Venue: In-house courses available (Max. 12 delegates per session)
A myth: Health & Safety laws banned hanging baskets!
Back in 2004 a town did briefly take down its hanging baskets over fears the lamp posts would collapse. After quick checks, they were replaced and have been up ever since.