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General Workshop Safety Training

Generally, workshops are considered as high-risk workplaces with the likelihood of accidents being higher than normal. This course teaches staff how to prevent accidents in workshops and what should be done in case of an emergency.

40mHealth & Safety

Noise Awareness Training

Due to loud machinery and equipment, workshops can be some of the noisiest working environments. Our Noise Awareness Training informs staff of their responsibilities.

25mHealth & Safety

Hand Arm Vibration Awareness (HAVS) Training

There were around 635 reports of Vibration White Finger and 260 reports of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in 2015, which are both contributors to HAVS. This course teaches employees to avoid HAVS with our HAVS Training.

20mHealth & Safety

PPE Training - Personal Protective Equipment

Employers must adhere to the Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992 - which means providing employees with suitable PPE. Our training course teaches employees how to safely use this PPE.

30mHealth & Safety

Abrasive Wheel Safety Training

If your organisation uses abrasive wheels in the workshop, it is essential that your workforce know how to safely use them. Our course helps employees choose the right wheel, and how to use/maintain it safely and properly.

25mHealth & Safety

Electrical Safety Training

Often, in workshops, there are a lot of different electrical devices and outlets. This electrical safety training course looks at the best practices for safe use of electrical appliances and what to do in emergency situations.

30mHealth & Safety

Eye Protection Training

Being surrounded by dust, chemicals, heat, and other objects or machinery that could damage your eyes means that an incident could easily occur if staff are unaware of how to protect themselves. Our training teaches them how to protect themselves.

30mHealth & Safety

Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils

Spill Kits contain various absorbent materials that can help a spill stop spreading further when they occur. Spill kits are often kept in workshops in case of a spill. Our training course covers the safest way to use spill kits for chemical and oil spills.

20mHealth & Safety

Fire Awareness Training

It is a legal requirement that all organisations provide their staff with this training - and workshop staff aren’t exempt from this. Our training course makes employees familiar with what to do in the event of a fire and how to prevent them from happening.

30mHealth & Safety

Manual Handling Training

Workshop staff are often having to move heavy objects around the workshop, and without training, this is a serious risk. Our training course provides workshop staff with the knowledge they need to move and lift heavy objects properly.

35mHealth & Safety

Fire Warden Training (Marshal)

All organisations legally require a designated fire warden at work. Our course provides designated employees with all the knowledge they need to become a fully trained Fire Warden to better protect the workplace and staff in case of a fire.

40mHealth & Safety

COSHH Training

There are many risks involved with using chemicals at work, and working in a workshop means staff could be using chemicals frequently. All staff using them should be aware of the dangers of using these chemicals, and how to use them safely.

25mHealth & Safety

First Aid at Work Refresher Training

It's crucial that workshops have staff in place to deal with first aid situations, especially when it is considered a high-risk environment. Our training works as a refresher between practical training sessions every three years for trained first aiders.

80mHealth & Safety

First Aid Appointed Person Training

It’s a legal requirement for all organisations, including workshops, to have at least one appointed person to take care of first aid at work. Our training course covers health & safety requirements and how to deal with emergencies in the workshop.

20mHealth & Safety

Risk Assessment Training

There are several risks associated with working in a workshop. Our training course provides workshop staff with the knowledge they need to identify risks and know the standard protocol in preventing these risks from causing incidents.

30mHealth & Safety Management

Accident Reporting Training

In a similar bracket to our Risk Assessment Training, this training course is to educate workshop staff on how to properly report accidents under RIDDOR and to use these records to help avoid the same accidents in the future.

15mHealth & Safety

Essential Health and Safety Training

This Essential Health and Safety Training course covers the key areas of Health and Safety that you are legally required to train your staff in. This course provides the perfect introduction to Health and Safety.

45mHealth & Safety

Our team of experts

We’ve helped thousands of UK businesses easily work towards compliance with Health & Safety and HR legislation...

Workshops can produce some of the most high-risk working environments. It goes without saying that Health & Safety training is absolutely essential for anyone working in a workshop and these courses are a cost-effective solution to help minimise risks.

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Alex Wilkins Tech.IOSH Head of Business Development

What are my Legal Workshop Safety Responsibilities?

Below are the various different pieces of legislation that apply to employers to ensure you meet compliance requirements. The workshop environment of your business will determine which legislation is applicable to your organisation.

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Frequently asked questions

A workplace safety training course benefits businesses and employees, helping to foster a culture of safety through a deeper understanding of associated risks and hazards. It also ensures compliance with Health and Safety regulations.
By undertaking a workplace safety training course, your employees will learn lots of valuable information that will help ensure their safety during work. Benefits of our training courses include learning how to manage and mitigate workplace hazards, enabling confidence and reassurance during the performing of tasks, better knowledge reduces injuries and illnesses, and aids professional growth and opens up new career opportunities.
With so many course options available, the scope of topics our courses cover is extensive, providing lots of benefits for a wide variety of businesses. Areas our courses cover include risk assessments, how to use PPE correctly, safe handling and storage of hazardous materials, handling electrical devices safely and appropriately, first aid measures, ergonomics and safe lifting techniques.
All employees should be encouraged to undertake a workshop safety training course. You could outline the benefits to your employees for their personal Health and Safety and the opportunities it provides for progression and deeper understanding.