Training for Health and Safety Reps

 

ONLINE TRAINING FOR H&S REPRESENTATIVES

ORGANISING FOR SAFETY

REGIONAL ONLINE COURSE

5 Day Course: 9.30 am – 4.30 pm each day

14/21/28 September & 5/12 October 2021 (Tuesdays)

Course code: 0071 

Closing date: 16 August

or

1/8/15/22/29 November 2021 (Mondays)

Course code: 0072 

Closing date: 4 October

Essential training for all untrained health & safety reps in order to develop skills, knowledge and confidence to carry out their role

5-day course delivered online in live, tutor led sessions via Google Classrooms

Please read the course information sheet then complete and return the Online Application and PFR Form as directed to apply for a place.

UNISON Organising for Safety Online 5 day Course Information Sheet

Online Application and PFR Form

Please use the Application for Time Off to help secure facility time to enable you to undertake this training (this form is to be retained by yourself and your branch).

Application for Time off For

NATIONAL COURSES

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HEALTH & SAFETY REPS 

LEARNING RESOURCES, ADVICE & GUIDANCE

The Covid-19 pandemic has raised the profile of the Health & Safety Rep role, which is proving vital in helping to ensure workplaces are safe.  Please click the following links to for online learning resources for UNISON Health and Safety Reps:

https://learning.unison.org.uk/2020/04/16/health-and-safety-reps-coronavirus-outbreak/

https://learning.unison.org.uk/working-safely/

HEALTH & SAFETY ADVICE & GUIDANCE

UNISON has produced a range of new health and safety advice and guidance for activists and members, whether they’ve been working throughout the pandemic or are returning to work now:

How to work safely – leaflet for members

Are you at risk? Risk assessment leaflet for members

Bargaining for workplace practices during the easing of the lockdown

COVID-19 risk assessment checklist for safety reps

UNISON guidance on personal protective equipment (PPE)

Social distancing and hygiene in the workplace

Coronavirus guidance for health and safety reps

Any queries contact LMD@unison.co.uk