Who is Sharps Training For?
This health and safety training course is aimed at operatives who work with sharps, along with supervisors and managers who control such activities. It is designed to provide an insight to some of the issues associated with the incorrect handling of sharp objects as well as health risks, and ensuring the safe disposal and handling of these implements. The Sharps Training course is also an ideal course to top-up existing knowledge and tool box training, or for managers needing to understand the issues being faced by their staff, and offers ideas and solutions to help deal with these issues.
What Does the Sharps Training Course Cover?
The course covers legislation, contractible illnesses and diseases, prevention of injury as well as problem solving discussions with the course candidates. Also, we will look at the equipment available and its use.
Good prevention such as effective risk management and sharps training is key to preventing this hazard becoming a reality.
Course Tutor for Sharps Training
Our health and safety consultants are qualified and experienced professionals with an appropriate background in this topic. All consultants hold professional membership of the chartered Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).
The Sharps Training course is delivered over one day.
Delegates will be awarded a certificate of attendance upon successful completion of the course.
Scheduled Sharps Courses:
Our sharps training course is primarily run as a bespoke course which is tailored to the exact risks and working environment of your employees. This makes the training much more effective than a standard, generic sharps courses which just highlights the theory regarding safe use of sharp objects. If you have a need for sharps training, please call us on 0115 984 9940 or contact us online for more information on how we can design and deliver a course for you.
In-house and Bespoke 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 0115 984 9940 to discuss the options available to you, or send us an online contact form with a description of your training requirements.
These courses form the basis for our in-house training programmes. The courses can 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.
Please click on a course title to find out more about what each one entails: