Training and Development Courses by The BCF Group

Health and Safety Instructor Course

Health and Safety Instructor Course

Our Health and Safety Instructor course covers a general overview of health and safety requirements that should be imparted into the workforce. It will provide a broad and comprehensive overview of best practice in health and safety training techniques.

Our Health and Safety Instructor course is aimed at employees within an organisation who have been tasked with training other colleagues in health and safety (which could include delivering health and safety inductions). It is targeted at those new to training health and safety, and could also be ideal for those wishing to update their skills.

Scheduled Course Dates

What Does This Course Cover?

The syllabus of the Health and Safety Instructor course covers relevant issues such as:

IOSH Managing Safely Course
  • The business case for health and safety, including health and safety law and the importance of health and safety in the workplace
  • Common hazards and controls including fire safety, COSHH (chemicals and harmful substances), working at heights, display screen equipment (DSE), manual handling, slips & trips, and work equipment safety
  • The risk assessment process and its importance in health and safety
  • The importance of behaviour in health and safety - achieving the safe place and safe person approach

In addition, we will explore modern trainer training techniques:

  • Planning and preparing to train, including the writing of trainers plans
  • Delivering effective training
  • Different learning styles using the Honey and Mumford approach
  • Dealing with difficult delegates
  • Providing feedback and assessment

Our tutors will work with delegates to ensure their courses are relevant, business focused and interesting to their own delegates.

Course Tutors

Health and Safety Instructor Course Tutors

Our health and safety trainers are qualified and experienced professionals with an appropriate background in health and safety management.

All consultants are experienced in delivering engaging health and safety training, and hold professional membership of the chartered Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

In-House Courses

In-House Accident Investigation Training Courses

This course is primarily delivered in-house at your premises. The course content can be tailored to your specific requirements, taking into account the specific dangers and working practices of your particular company and industry. It can also be combined with one or more other courses to create a truly bespoke training programme for your employees.

For more information please call 0844 800 3295 or send us an online contact form with a description of your training requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Health and Safety Instructor course is delivered over two days.

Each delegate on the Health and Safety Instructor course will be issued with a workbook to assist them both during and after the course. This workbook will contain information, technical knowledge, graphics and forms to assist health and safety trainers.

In addition, each delegate will be presented with a trainer's pack containing a PowerPoint presentation and training material (activities, exercises etc.) for use in their own health and safety training sessions.

At the conclusion of day two, delegates will be required to design and deliver a micro health and safety training session. This will enable them to practice their new training skills and knowledge with expert feedback from our trainer before returning to the workplace.

Delegates will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance upon successful completion of the Health and Safety Instructor course.

Scheduled Courses

Scheduled Health and Safety Instructor Courses

Our Health and Safety Instructor course is not currently scheduled as an open course, and is currently only available as an in-house course where we come to your premises and deliver the training for a number of your employees.

For more information, and to discuss your training requirements further, please call us on 0844 800 3295 or send us an online contact form.

In-House/Bespoke Courses

In-house health and safety training courses for your employees

Most of the courses listed below focus on specific health and safety areas (e.g. COSHH training, manual handling training etc.), whereas most of the accredited courses try and cover the entire spectrum of health and safety.

Please click on the course titles below to read more about each one. Remember, these courses are entirely flexible and can be tailored and altered to suit your needs and industry sector. They form the basis for our in-house training programmes, andcan either be run as they are if the outline is exactly what you want, or can be be modified to suit the individual requirements of your organisation. Two or more can also be combined to tailor a bespoke training session for you.

Accident Investigation
Asbestos Awareness
CDM Refresher Training
Conflict Management
COSHH Awareness Training
COSHH for Managers and Supervisors
DSE Assessors Course
Environmental Awareness
Environmental Management
Environmental Management Systems
Fire Officer (Incident Controller)
Fire Risk Assessment
Fire Safety Training
Fire Warden / Fire Marshall
Health and Safety Awareness
Health and Safety for Managers
Health and Safety Instructor
Managing Work Equipment
Manual Handling
Manual Handling Instructor
Manual Handling Risk Assessment
Office Safety
Permit to Work Training
Risk Assessment
Risk Assessment Instructor
Safety Management Systems
Sharps Awareness
Sharps Awareness Instructor
Working at Height

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