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Training dates

Please find below the Health & Safety Services training Programme for 2017/18 for University staff and students. The Training Programme for 2018/19 will be confirmed shortly.  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

03/07/2018

 1000-1300

Asbestos Awareness

Dates to be advised

 

Connecting Regulators

Dates to be advised

Decanting Liquid Nitrogen

Dates to be advised

 

Driver training

online

Contact H&SS

 

online

Contact H&SS

DSE Administrator training (Cardinus)

See course page

See course page
DSE Administrator PART 1

Dates to be advised

 

DSE Administrator PART 2

Dates to be advised

DSE drop-in session

Dates to be advised

 

Emergency first aid at work including defibrillator (1 day)

17/07/2018

1300-1500

Ergonomics in laboratories Dates to be advised

Evacuation Chair Operator Training

Dates to be advised

Evacuation Officer Training

Dates to be advised

 

Event Safety

Dates to be advised

 

Fieldwork Health and Safety Risk Assessment

(Managing Fieldwork and Overseas Travel)

On demand

Contact H&SS

 

Fire Evacuation Officer Training

Dates to be advised

 

Fire Wardens Training

Dates to be advised

 

 

 

Fire Awareness and Use of Extinguishers for Lab-Based Staff

Dates to be advised

 

Fire Precautions and Fire Fighting Training for Nominated Personnel

Dates to be advised

 

 

 

First Aid at Work including Defibrillator (3 days)

23-25/07/2018

 

0900-1700

 

First Aid at Work including Defibrillator refresher (2 days)

12-13/06/2018

 

0900-1700

 

Food Safety and Hygiene

 

online

Contact H&SS

online

GM - Genetic modification: a course for the researchers Dates to be advised

 

 

Health & Safety Co-ordinator Workshop

 

 

Dates to be advised

 
 

Introduction to Laboratory Health and Safety

for chemists (COSHH)

  Dates to be advised

Introduction to Laboratory Health and Safety

for biologists

Dates to be advised
Laboratory Awareness: an introduction to safety in research

Dates to be advised

 

 

Lunchtime First Aid Training Course

Dates to be advised

1300-1400

Risk Assessment -

Managing Biological Hazards

On demand

Contact H&SS

On demand

Managing Health and Safety for Health and Safety Co-ordinators

 

27/06/2018

0930-1630

Managing Health and Safety in Research

Dates to be advised

 

Manual Handling Risk Assessments

Dates to be advised

 

 

Manual Handling training

20/06/2018  

1330-1630 

 Risk Assessment - General 19/07/2018 1000-1230


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.

For all First Aid Courses 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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