It is essential for Employers and Employees alike to abide by the Workplace (Health, Safety, and Welfare) Regulations 1992 which covers a wide range of basic health, safety and welfare issues and apply to most workplaces. This acts exempts those involving construction work on construction sites, those in or on a ship, or those below ground at a mine.

Employers ought to understand the regulatory requirements on basic overlooked issues such as ventilation, temperature, lighting, cleanliness, room dimensions, workstations and seating, floor conditions, falls or falling objects, transparent and translucent doors, gates and walls, windows, skylights and ventilators, traffic routes,

escalators, sanitary conveniences and washing facilities; to create a better work environment and also increase the overall productivity.

Tersus Training Services offers a wide range of accredited and non-accredited related safety courses to help you and your workforce understand the hazards that exist in the workplace environment.

Call us on 01642 680497 to discuss the appropriate training programme for you and your team or select from the drop-down menu of Workplace Health & Safety Courses on the right –> .

Manual Handling Course

Manual handling relates to the moving of items either by lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing or pulling. According to Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (as amended) (MHOR).The Regulations define manual handling as “…any transporting or supporting of a load (including the lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying or moving thereof) by hand or bodily force”.

Abrasive Wheel Course

An abrasive wheel is defined as a wheel consisting of abrasive components, made up of small abrasive particles (grit) that have been bonded together using organic or inorganic substances to form wheel structures of different thickness.

IOSH Managing Safely

IOSH Managing Safely Training Course is a Health and Safety course that is accredited by IOSH (The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health).This is a great course for getting managers equipped with the skills needed to tackle any health and safety issues in the workplace.

The aim of the Managing Safely course is to give managers an understanding of how to deal with health and safety issues in the workplace, and make them aware of their responsibilities.

IOSH Working Safely

IOSH working safely uses a different approach to Health and Safety and is a high-impact course designed for all employees at any level, in any sector, who need a grounding in the essentials of health and safety in the workplace. The course is jargon-free, stimulating and effective and helps boost business performance and staff motivation.

CIEH Foundation Certificate in Food Safety

The CIEH Foundation Certificate in Food Safety (Level 2) is designed or anyone working in a food business. Everyone who works in the food industry, whether in catering, manufacturing or retail, is responsible for safeguarding the health of anyone who consumes food that has been prepared, processed, stored or sold by their food business.
Food handlers have a special responsibility for safeguarding the health of consumers and to ensure that the food they serve or sell is safe to eat.