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OHSS Training 2014-15

Programme of events provided by Occupational Health and Safety Service
(Tue 2 Sep 2014 - Thu 20 Aug 2015)

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Tue 2 Sep 2014 – Thu 16 Oct 2014

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Tuesday 2 September 2014

09:00
Fire Warden and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (1 of 2) Finished 09:00 - 10:30 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

Fire Warden training (0900-1030) will give clear instruction of the roles of designated fire wardens and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguisher training (1045-1145) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

10:45
Fire Warden and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (2 of 2) Finished 10:45 - 11:45 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

Fire Warden training (0900-1030) will give clear instruction of the roles of designated fire wardens and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguisher training (1045-1145) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

14:00
Fire Safety Awareness and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (1 of 2) Finished 14:00 - 15:00 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

The Fire Safety Awareness course (1400-1500) will raise attendees' awareness of fire safety and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguishers training (1515-1615) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

15:15
Fire Safety Awareness and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (2 of 2) Finished 15:15 - 16:15 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

The Fire Safety Awareness course (1400-1500) will raise attendees' awareness of fire safety and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguishers training (1515-1615) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

Wednesday 3 September 2014

10:00
Fire Safety Managers Finished 10:00 - 12:00 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

This course will provide clear instruction of what is expected of fire safety managers to assist responsible persons to comply with current fire safety legislation.

Thursday 4 September 2014

10:00
Legionella Awareness Training Finished 10:00 - 11:00 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

Legionella Awareness Training for supervisory and maintenance staff, facilities managers and staff, and college maintenance or safety staff.

Tuesday 9 September 2014

10:30
Fire Safety Awareness Training for Embedded Departments at Addenbrooke's Hospital Finished 10:30 - 11:30 Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre

Fire Safety Awareness training provided by the NHS for all embedded tenants.

Venue: Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre, located in the S Block opposite the rear concourse.

14:00
Fire Safety Awareness Training for Embedded Departments at Addenbrooke's Hospital Finished 14:00 - 15:00 Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre

Fire Safety Awareness training provided by the NHS for all embedded tenants.

Venue: Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre, located in the S Block opposite the rear concourse.

Thursday 11 September 2014

09:30
Lifting and Manual Handling Finished 09:30 - 11:00 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

This training is for all staff who are regularly involved in moving and carrying loads and setting up equipment etc. The course involves theory, practical and video. It requires active participation by all attending. The training also includes a practical demonstration of safe lifting and shows a range of lifting aids that are available.

Friday 12 September 2014

09:30
Working at Height: Basic Ladder Safety Finished 09:30 - 10:30 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

Falls from ladders and other height access devices continue to cause injuries to people at work in the University. The new Work at Height Regulations (April 2005) have implications for the University because the emphasis has changed to any fall from any height. Anyone who uses ladders or who supervises work with ladders should attend this session.

Tuesday 16 September 2014

09:30
CIEH Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace charged (1 of 2) Finished 09:30 - 13:30 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

This Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) course will benefit anyone in a work environment and is designed to provide candidates with an understanding of health and safety requirements placed on employers and employees. If you require training before the next planned course please contact the course leader as it may be possible to arrange some training earlier if there is enough demand.

Please note that a minimum of 6 attendees are needed for this course.

Wednesday 17 September 2014

09:30
CIEH Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace charged (2 of 2) Finished 09:30 - 13:30 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

This Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) course will benefit anyone in a work environment and is designed to provide candidates with an understanding of health and safety requirements placed on employers and employees. If you require training before the next planned course please contact the course leader as it may be possible to arrange some training earlier if there is enough demand.

Please note that a minimum of 6 attendees are needed for this course.

14:00
Ultraviolet Radiation: Safe Use of Artificial Sources Finished 14:00 - 15:30 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

This course is aimed at supervisors of UV equipment and others who are responsible for areas where artificial sources of UV equipment are used. It gives an understanding of the hazards of ultraviolet radiation and practical methods of protection from artificial sources. It may also be appropriate for users of artificial UV sources, although appropriate practical training on specific equipment should be provided within departments.

Thursday 18 September 2014

09:30
First Aid for Frontline Staff Finished 09:30 - 12:30 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

Basic emergency First Aid for staff who may be working late or alone when there are no qualified first aiders around.

Tuesday 30 September 2014

09:00
Fire Warden and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (1 of 2) Finished 09:00 - 10:30 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

Fire Warden training (0900-1030) will give clear instruction of the roles of designated fire wardens and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguisher training (1045-1145) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

10:45
Fire Warden and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (2 of 2) Finished 10:45 - 11:45 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

Fire Warden training (0900-1030) will give clear instruction of the roles of designated fire wardens and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguisher training (1045-1145) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

14:00
Fire Safety Awareness and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (1 of 2) Finished 14:00 - 15:00 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

The Fire Safety Awareness course (1400-1500) will raise attendees' awareness of fire safety and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguishers training (1515-1615) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

15:15
Fire Safety Awareness and Use of Fire Extinguishers Training (2 of 2) Finished 15:15 - 16:15 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

The Fire Safety Awareness course (1400-1500) will raise attendees' awareness of fire safety and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguishers training (1515-1615) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

Wednesday 1 October 2014

10:00
Fire Safety Managers CANCELLED 10:00 - 12:00 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

This course will provide clear instruction of what is expected of fire safety managers to assist responsible persons to comply with current fire safety legislation.

14:15
Risk Assessment for Supervisors Finished 14:15 - 15:45 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

A practical course aimed at supervisors and line managers. The course is designed to give Supervisors the necessary skills to carry out risk assessments with the minimum of fuss.

Thursday 2 October 2014

09:30
Lifting and Manual Handling Finished 09:30 - 11:00 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

This training is for all staff who are regularly involved in moving and carrying loads and setting up equipment etc. The course involves theory, practical and video. It requires active participation by all attending. The training also includes a practical demonstration of safe lifting and shows a range of lifting aids that are available.

Monday 6 October 2014

09:00
Fire Safety Awareness Training for Embedded Departments at Addenbrooke's Hospital CANCELLED 09:00 - 10:00 Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre

Fire Safety Awareness training provided by the NHS for all embedded tenants.

Venue: Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre, located in the S Block opposite the rear concourse.

13:00
Fire Safety Awareness Training for Embedded Departments at Addenbrooke's Hospital CANCELLED 13:00 - 14:00 Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre

Fire Safety Awareness training provided by the NHS for all embedded tenants.

Venue: Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre, located in the S Block opposite the rear concourse.

Wednesday 15 October 2014

14:00
Using Hydrofluoric Acid Safely Finished 14:00 - 16:00 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

Hydrofluoric Acid (HF) is one of the most toxic and potentially dangerous substances used in the University. All users of HF should be fully aware of and have a good understanding of the nature of HF. They should know how best to control HF, avoid accidental exposure and understand how to deal with accidental exposure to HF. All users of HF are strongly advised to attend this course. This course is also useful for First Aiders in Departments where HF is used.

Thursday 16 October 2014

09:00
Chemical Safety Finished 09:00 - 12:00 Fire Safety, Training Room (The venue is no longer available through this Provider)

A safety course for anyone either directly working with chemicals or who is responsible for persons working with chemicals including PIs, Post Grads, Post Docs and technicians.

If you have attended the 2-hour departmental chemical safety training it is not necessary to attend this course as well.