Health & Safety for Directors

Contact details

professionalservices@gmchamber.co.uk

Location

Elliot House
151 Deansgate
M3 3WD
Manchester City Centre

A one day course to help you manage your health and safety at work

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Details

This course is delivered by Michelle Hay, a highly regarded health and safety advisor and trainer whose clients include Hughes Safety, Hendrik Veder, Hallidays, Ryding Care and many more. Michelle Hay Training will help you to create and maintain a safe and happy workplace for you and your employees. All training courses are delivered in a fun, interactive, friendly and inclusive way using 30 years people management experience.

This one day course is designed specifically for senior managers, directors, board members and HR professionals. It will give you the knowledge and confidence to be able to lead a positive health and safety culture from the top down.

Why is this course relevant to your business?

  • The overall aim is to recognise the moral, legal and financial implications of not complying with health and safety legislation. You will also learn that developing a positive safety culture has endless benefits for your people, processes and profits

  • Reduce accidents, ill health and absences

  • Increase productivity

  • Improve reputation with suppliers, customers, employees and stakeholders

  • Reduce insurance and legal costs

  • Improve business continuity

  • Improved workforce moral

After this course you should be able to:

  • Recognise the costs/implications of decisions made in the boardroom that make your business liable
  • Understand the importance of strategic management of risks
  • Appreciate the consequences of failing to manage health and safety effectively
  • Understand the importance of competent duty holders cooperating, communicating and coordinating health and safety
  • Recognise the need to appoint competent persons and the limitations of such an appointment

  • Identify the basic tools for introducing a proactive health and safety culture into their organisation

  • Achieving behavioural change through leadership

Itinerary

Start: 10.00am Finish: 4.00pm

Who is this suitable for?

Specifically for senior managers, directors, board members and HR professionals.

Price

Standard: £149.00 + VAT

Member: £125.00 + VAT