Midas Group

Safety and Health in the Workplace – FETAC Level 5


This course provides participants with the information and training necessary to increase health and safety competency and awareness within their organisation and recognise the factors that influence health, safety and welfare. Participants will gain an understanding of the importance of hazard identification and be able to apply the principles and procedures of Health and Safety to the workplace

  • Have the knowledge required to understand and recognise the factors that affect health and safety in the workplace
  • Have the knowledge and ability necessary to make a positive contribution to safe working and health in the workplace
  • Understand their role under health and safety legislation
  • Understand the principles of health and safety management
  • Recognise the legal, moral and financial consequences of poor safety management
Course Content:
  • Legislation (Common & Statute) – as it applies to the employer and employee
  • Communication skills
  • The Safety Statement/Manual
  • Hazard identification & risk assessment
  • Accident reporting and investigation
  • Consultation process in the workplace
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Safe Manual Handling
  • Fire safety
  • Emergency evacuation procedures
  • Machinery and work equipment safety
  • Workplace safety signage
  • Internal transport and pedestrian access

Upon successful completion of the course participants will receive a Level 5 Certificate in Health & safety

Further Information/Booking

For further information, fill in a course enquiry form, call us on +353 (046) 9249618 or e-mail info@midasgroup.ie – To register for this course, download the attached Booking Form and post /fax or call the registration line on +353 (046) 9252937. Alternatively, book online by choosing the Book Online below.


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