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Please find below the Health & Safety Services training Programme for 2016/17 for University staff and students. To book onto a course please use  Employee self-service or go to Training Booking for more information.

If you are looking for a specific course and it is not listed, or you would like to arrange a bespoke course, please contact Health & Safety Services on 0118 378 8888 or email safety@reading.ac.uk

Accident/Incident Investigation

19/10/2016

22/03/2017

1400-1700

Asbestos Awareness

08/11/2016

04/05/2017

0930-1200

Biological Safety  Dates to be advised  
Chemical Spillages 23/11/2016 1400 -1630

COSHH Risk Assessments - Non-Laboratory Work

COSHH Risk Assessments and PPE- Non Lab Risks

 09/03/2017

1400-1600

COSHH Risk Assessments for Laboratories  
Dates to be advised
 
COSHH Risk Assessments for PhD Students  
14/10/2016
 0930-1230
 

COSHH Risk Assessments Refresher for Laboratories

 
Dates to be advised
 

Cryogenic Liquid Decanting

 
 
06/10/2016
 
Future dates to be advised

1330-1630

Driver training

online

Contact H&SS

 

online

Contact H&SS

DSE Administrator training (Cardinus)

See course page

See course page

Evacuation Chair Operator Training

21/09/2016

18/01/2016

17/05/2016

1400-1530

Event Safety

Contact Events

 

Fieldwork Health and Safety Risk Assessment

(Managing Fieldwork and Overseas Travel)

On demand

Contact H&SS

 

Fire Evacuation Officer Training

19/10/2016

08/12/2016

21/02/2017

08/03/2017

10/05/2017

07/06/2017

1400-1530

1400-1530

1400-1530

1400-1530

0930-1100

0930-1100

Fire Awareness and Extinguisher Training for Lab Based Staff 05/10/2016 0930-1130

Fire Wardens Training

14/09/2016

07/10/2016

02/11/2016

11/01/2017

21/02/2017

26/04/2017

14/06/2017

 

 

0930-1200

 

 

Fire Awareness and Use of Extinguishers for Lab-Based Staff

05/10/2016

0930-1130

Fire Precautions and Fire Fighting Training for Nominated Personnel

12/10/2016

23/03/2017

06/06/2017 

0930-1130

Food Safety and Hygiene

 

online

Contact H&SS

online

 

Health & Safety Co-ordinator Workshop

 

 

09/09/2016

14/12/2016

15/03/2017

07/06/2017

 

1400-1600

Health and Safety Co-ordinator Skills Workshop  

Dates to be advised

 

Introduction to

Laboratory Health and Safety

Chemists

Biology

General

General

 

 

 

06/10/2016

12/10/2016

19/10/2016

Future dates to be advised

 

 

 

0930-1230

1400-1630

1400-1630

 

 

Introduction to Safety management for Supervisors and Managers

Future dates to be advised

Laboratory Awareness

Future dates to be advised

Laboratory Risk Assessments and COSHH

 

See COSHH Risk Assessment Courses above

 

Risk Assessment -

Managing Biological Hazards

On demand

Contact H&SS

On demand

Managing Health and Safety (for HSCs)

20/09/2016

02/11/2016

28/11/2016

23/02/2017

06/06/2017

0930-1630

Managing Health and Safety in Research

07/09/2016

Future dates to be advised

1230-1400

Manual Handling Risk Assessments

 

10/01/2017

0930-1130 

Manual Handling training

30/11/2016

01/06/2017

1330-1630 

Principles of Risk Assessment

11/11/2016

10/05/2017

0930-1230

Cancellations

Please contact the Health & Safety Services as soon as you know that you are unable to attend. In this instance, we can then offer your place to someone else.

A late cancellation fee of £40 may be charged to Schools/Functions when less than two working days' notice is given of withdrawal. Cancellation by simply not turning up to a session will increase the fee to £50. Courses taught by external trainers will generally be charged to Schools/Functions at 50% of cost, per place. Full costs will be charged if cancelled with less than two working days notice. 

Cancellations can be made by emailing: safety@reading.ac.uk

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