Workplace Safety

Erasmus+ KA-1 Course

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Course Description

This course focuses on workplace safety, health, and inspection. Throughout this course you will learn what workplace safety is, why it is important and how it affects a business.

Common areas of workplace safety are discussed, including office safety, workplace hazards, and other areas. Additionally, you will learn preventative measures to help create a safer work environment which will benefit everyone. We will also deal with mental health issues, workplace violence, health and wellness initiatives, and drug free workplaces. You will also learn the ins and outs of conducting a routine inspection, filing reports, and the importance of creating a workplace safety committee.

Tips, lists, suggestions, and helpful tools will be provided so by the time you finish this course you will have a thorough understanding of what is involved in workplace safety and how to create a safer and healthier work environment.

Target groups

Teachers (pre-school, primary, secondary, vocational, adult, special needs), teacher trainers, educational guides and counselors, head teachers/ managers of schools, adult education professionals, parents, other interested person
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Course Lessons (7 days)

DAY 1:

    • Lesson 1 - An Introduction to Workplace Safety, Health, and Inspection

      This first lesson focuses on workplace safety, health, and inspection -- and why it's important and how it got started.
    • Lesson 2 : Office Safety

      This lesson focuses on safety in the office, including how it relates to computers, being organized and neat, and taking security measures.
DAY 2:
    • Lesson 3 - Workplace Hazards

      This lesson focuses on common hazards in the workplace, including asbestos, as well as fire safety and hazard communication.
    • Lesson 4 - Other Workplace Safety Issues

      This lesson will focus on some other workplace safety issues, such as fatigue, posture and working the midnight shift.

DAY 3:

    • Lesson 5 - Workplace Health

      This lesson addresses some workplace health issues, such as fragrances, blood borne pathogens, and hand hygiene.
    • Lesson 6 - Preventative Measures

      This lesson focuses on preventative measures that can be taken to help avoid workplace safety issues.

DAY 4:

    • Lesson 7 - Outdoor Workplace Safety

      This lesson looks at outdoor workplace safety, including working in extreme temperatures and construction zones.
    • Lesson 8 - Company Vehicle Safety

      This lesson discusses company vehicle safety, including wearing seat belts, auto insurance, and defensive driving.

DAY 5:

    • Lesson 9 - Mental Health in the Workplace

      This lesson focuses on mental health issues in the workplace, including anger management, keeping up employee morale, reducing stress, and more.
    • Lesson 10 - Corporate Health and Wellness Initiatives

      This lesson looks at corporate health and wellness initiatives, including addressing substance abuse, weight loss, and a drug-free workplace.

DAY 6:

    • Lesson 11 - Routine Inspection Practices

      This lesson looks at routine inspection practices, including what to look for and monitor.
    • Lesson 12 - Accident Reporting and Investigation

      This lesson is about accidents in the workplace being reported, including filing a report, getting testimony, and workers' compensation.

DAY 7:

    • Lesson 13 - Creating a Workplace Safety Committee

      This lesson focuses on forming a workplace safety committee, covering the process, goals, trends, and training of new employees.


  • Inspection and awareness-raising face-to-face events
  • New interventions are working
  • Regulation
  • Tools and Safety and Health Awareness Days
  • Worker involvement techniques
  • targeted initiatives

Financial conditions

  • The course fee – according to Erasmus+ programme (70 euro/ day), 490 Euro for a 7 days course (without travel)
  • We can provide you very nice and comfortable hotels. All expenses is covered by EU in Erasmus+ School and Erasmus+ Adult project.
  • We can organise cultural activities.

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