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Health & Safety Awareness Seminar for Managers

Duration: Half Day

Programme Overview:

This half day Safety Awareness for Managers programme will provide participants with an overview of their roles and responsibilities for the day-to-day practical concerns of integrating health and safety with operational management.

Programme Outcomes:

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

• Understand the principles and requirements of key health and safety legislation

• Comprehend the principles of hazard identification and risk assessment

• Understand the benefits, techniques and principles of controlling safety issues and arrangements

• Recognise the benefits, techniques and principles of safety-performance monitoring

• Appreciate the principles of accident management


The programme is delivered by experienced Ibec Executives who provide members with advice, consultancy and training on a daily basis. Programme participants are encouraged to express their views and experiences.  The programme facilitates participant discussion to ensure a thorough understanding of the key points and their application.

Who Should Attend?

Members of DIT management and supervisory staff

Programme Schedule:


Course Introduction:

• Why Manage Health and Safety?

• Safety Management Systems

• Safety Statement

• Implementing and Managing Safety


Duties of Employer and Manager:

• Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 2005

• Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application Regulations 2007


Hazard Identification


Risk Assessment and Controlling Risks