PPE Awareness

Standard course or Train the Trainer option available

PPE is defined as “any equipment (including clothing affording protection against the weather) that is intended to be worn or held by a person at work and which protects them against one or more risks to his health or safety”.

This training includes a number of things that the delegates are likely to already be familiar with, such as safety boots, harnesses and gloves amongst others. With further information on the different types of protection, their functions and limitations.

The aim of this training course is to raise awareness of the key issues and responsibilities employees and employers to ensure the working environment is as safe as possible. Everyone needs to understand the importance of identifying and wearing the relevant PPE required in their workplace.

Course is suitable for

This course is essential for anyone who may work in an environment where a hazard, or hazards, exist.

Course Duration

Standard course: 1/2 day (approx. 3.5 hours)

Train the Trainer course: 1 day (approx. 8 hours)

Course Content

  • Legislative requirements
  • Hierarchy of controls
  • Administrative and PPE controls
  • Resistance to wearing PPE
  • Benefits and limitations of wearing PPE
  • Information, instruction and training
  • User checks and fitting
  • Inspection and maintenance
  • Storage of PPE
  • Typical signs
  • Use of PPE

Additional content if Train the Trainer option selected

  • Training guidance and support
  • Participant inclusion
  • Learning styles
  • Telling vs teaching
  • Active Learning

Why Southern Power Tools?

Attendees will receive an engaging, informative and highly practical training course from an experienced trainer that will equip them with all the knowledge and skills they need.

The validation process consists of a theory test and a practical observation.

Call now for more information or book your place 02392 551931

Group Bookings

Make a booking for 6 or more employees and we can run an abrasive wheel course on a date that suits you.

PLUS – you’ll also receive a 10% discount on your booking!

Call for more information 02392 551 931

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