Basic Health & Safety

Health and Safety

 The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 states that all employees should receive information, instruction and training and Supervision (IITS)in order to carry out their job in a safe manner and in a safe environment.

The training of staff in a basic level of health & safety is important to all types of business.

EMTS run basic health & safety courses throughout the country at your place of work or at venues that can provide the learning needs demanded by you the customer.

The training covers a wide range of subjects such as; Risk Assessment, Safety Signs, Electricity, Fire, Workplace Equipment, Visual Display Units (VDU), Manual Handling, COSHH and of course health & safety law.

We at EMTS pride ourselves in the ability to deliver exactly what you need and EMTS easily can design a course that suits your needs

Course Syllabus

  • Definition of health & safety
  • Principles of risk assessment
  • First aid at work
  • Welfare at work
  • Safety Signs
  • Electricity at work
  • Fire
  • Display screen equipment
  • Manual handling
  • PPE
  • Health & safety law


There is a short written quiz to finish.

Successful candidates will receive a certificate.