Health & Safety Compliance Training

SWS offer a wide range of training, both accredited and bespoke, to help you create a safer workforce and keep your company legislatively compliant. SWS can deliver the right training solution for you.

All of SWS’s courses can be tailored to suit your needs, focusing on specific risks and hazards that your company faces on a day to day basis.

SWS understands that training courses are not a one size fits all solutions. We deliver Manual Handling training, Risk Assessment Training, COSHH Assessment training plus a host of other Health & Safety related courses and qualifications including: (other courses are available)

  • SWS COSHH Assessor Training (1 Day Course from £42+VAT per person)
  • SWS Dynamic Risk Assessment (Half Day Course from £42+VAT per person)
  • SWS Manual Handling Awareness (Half Day Course from £25+VAT per person)
  • IOSH Working Safely (1 Day Course £125 + VAT per person)
  • IOSH Managing Safely (4 Day Course £425 + VAT per person)
  • CIEH Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (1 Day Course from £42+VAT per person)
  • CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the workplace (3 Day Course from £150+VAT per person)
  • CIEH Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (Half Day Course from £25+VAT per person)
  • CIEH Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment (1 Day Course from £42+VAT per person)
  • CIEH Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principle & Practice (3 Day Course from £150+VAT per person)

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CIEH Qualifications

Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

1 Day course. From £42+VAT per person

Who is it for?

Anyone in a work environment

Why is this training important?

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless, employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

Learning outcomes

  • Understanding the principles of health and safety and accident prevention
  • Ability to contribute to any health and safety management system
  • Understand the importance of risk assessment as a technique for accident and ill health prevention
  • Understand the responsibilities placed on employers and employees
  • Understand the hazard, risk and main causes of harm to workers (manual handling, hazardous substances, exposure to noise and vibration)
  • Understand the importance of following systems, procedures and rules
  • Understand how individual action can reduce risks to health and safety
  • Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety

Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the workplace

3 Day Course from £150+VAT per person

Who is it for?

Everyone working in a supervisory position

Why is this training important?

Accidents and illness can result in disability, death or incapacity for work. The supervisor is in an ideal position to influence, monitor and train employees. They can also ensure that managers are informed, persuaded, encouraged or pressured into providing for better health and safety standards.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the main concepts of health and safety
  • Show awareness of the benefits of health and safety culture
  • Explain the roles and responsibilities of individuals, supervisors and management in health and safety
  • Demonstrate an understanding of health and safety control and improvement strategies available to supervisors

Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH

Half Day course from £25+VAT per person

Who is it for?

Designed for those responsible for the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) at work, as well as employees who use hazardous substances in manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and offices.

Why is this training important?

This qualification will prepare employees to contribute to the safer use of hazardous substances in co-operation with their managers and supervisors.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the hazards associated with those substances
  • Identify the risks and controls available to deal with the substances
  • Identify what to expect from a COSHH assessment

Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment

1 Day course from £42+VAT per person

Who is it for?

Anyone in a work environment as it raises learners’ awareness of the concept of risk assessment.

Why is this training important?

This CIEH Level 2 Award Principles in Risk Assessment was created in response to industry requirements for all employees to be risk aware. Although not all employees will be expected to undertake risk assessments themselves, they may be asked to contribute to the process and will be expected to act always to protect their own health and safety and that of others.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the principles of risk assessment
  • Understand why risk assessments are necessary for maintaining and improving standards of health and safety at work

Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment Principle & Practice

3 Day course from £150+VAT per person

Who is it for?

  • Team leaders, supervisors, site managers and managers
  • Quality controllers
  • Technicians
  • Engineers
  • Health and safety specialists
  • Personnel contributing to the risk assessment process

Why is this training important?

A properly implemented programme of risk assessments can assist in the prevention of injuries, fatalities, property damage incidents and other losses. This not only helps to prevent human loss and suffering, but also assists the effective management and finance of any business or organisation.

Following the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, employers with five or more employees also need to record the significant findings of the risk assessment.

Learning outcomes

  • Conduct risk assessments (with the necessary technical knowledge in relation to the activities/ environments/issues)
  • Organise and implement a risk assessment programme
  • Participate in the identification of specific training needs for the activities being assessed
  • Assist employers in meeting legal requirements and promote improved standards of health and safety within their organisation

Why Choose SWS?

Why Choose SWSWe pride ourselves on never claiming to be “the nations no.1 provider” but instead as a very simple, sound and solid consultancy and training service with a highly trained team.
We aim to provide you with impartial and comprehensive training and assessments for any size business.

  • On Site Training – We Come to You!
  • Accredited Courses & Consultancy
  • Ex-Fire Service Trainers & Consultants
  • Sound & Impartial Help & Advice
  • Cater for any size business in any sector
  • Cost Effective tailored to your budget