Online lessons “English for Health and Safety” with a qualified British teacher

In this online course “English For Health and Safety” you’ll get the knowledge and skills necessary to feel safe at work and be able to follow Health and Safety rules and legislation. Our online English teachers will help you with learning, activating and building workplace vocabulary. It will increase your awareness of safe practices in the workplace, and help you improve your general English Speaking, Listening and Reading skills. Key features of the course include a wide variety of engaging speaking activities, role-plays and systematic recycling of the newly learnt vocabulary.

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English for Health and Safety course outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to:

– Understand the vocabulary associated with the basics of Health and Safety and how to apply them
– Have the knowledge and awareness in order to recognise any risks to Health and Safety in the workplace
– Successfully utilise and complete paperwork associated with Health and Safety requirements and legislation


English for Health and Safety course sample syllabus

  • The Safety Law
  • Types of accidents
  • Need for Safety
  • Basics of Health and Safety
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Health and Hygiene
  • Recognising Safety Hazards
  • Noise in the Workplace
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Display Screen Equipment
  • Emergency procedures
  • Hazards and risk assessment
  • Hand-held equipment. Mechanical equipment
  • Transport safety
  • Health and Safety for construction:
  • Basic occupational health
  • First aid
  • Heat stress
  • Back care
  • Moulds
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Guardrails
  • Ladders
  • Scaffolds
  • Elevating work platforms
  • Suspended access equipment
  • Rigging
  • Housekeeping
  • Electricity
  • Backing up
  • Traffic control
  • Mounting and dismounting.
  • Trenching
  • Asbestos
  • Water and ice
  • Hand tools
  • Power tools — drills, planes, routers
  • Power tools — saws
  • Power tools — air
  • Power tools — explosive
  • Welding and cutting
  • Formwork
  • Working at height
  • Workplace manual handling
  • Fire safety, chemical safety and hazardous substances
  • Electrical safety
  • First Aid and injuries
  • Claims management and rehabilitation