IFD College: Health & Safety for Funeral Staff at Shiremoor, Newcastle on 17th August 2018Event Date: 17th August 2018
The Foundation Funeral Practitioner Course is taking place on the same day from 1 to 4pm, so students may attend both courses in the same day.
09.30 – 12.30
Who should attend?
This course is aimed at all funeral staff, from new to experienced members.
The learner is assessed by verbal questioning, simple written assignments / workbooks and observations.
- Understand the legal requirements of Health and Safety Legislation
- Identify the basic principles of the COSHH and RIDDOR legislation in relation to their own place of work
- Demonstrate knowledge of the fire drill procedures in their own place of work
- Understand manual handling regulations
- Demonstrate knowledge of safe lifting and handling techniques
- Understand the aims and limitations of First Aid provision in the workplace
- Recognise the obligations for the reporting of accidents in the workplace
- List the key principles of correct handling of clinical waste
- Understand the rules for self hygiene
- Demonstrate knowledge about infection control
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The IFD College offers SAIF members 10% discount.