Food Hygiene and Health & Safety Specialists

improving standards in safety and food hygiene

You are here: Home > training > health and safety > safety representatives

Safety Representatives training

Norman Gentry Consulting has a national reputation for delivering training to help organisations comply with the Health and Safety (Consultation with Employees) Regulations 1996.

Training is tailored to meet the needs of your organisation

the most popular courses are:

Safety Reps

A one day course

Effective Health and Safety Committees

A more in-depth 2 day version of this course

Safety Representatives

This training is aimed to raise awareness of health and safety issues and to equip delegates to contribute positively on Safety Committees and to enable them to act effectively in their capacity as safety representatives, as per the Health and Safety (Consultation with Employees) Regulations 1996.

Who should attend?

New or experienced non-union safety representatives

Course Content:

The qualification covers the following topics:

  • Understand the legal framework of safety, health and welfare at work legislation
  • Identify potential hazards and assess the risk associated
  • Assist in compiling a safety statement
  • Understand the functions and role of the safety representative within the organisation
  • Help prevent accidents at work
  • Recognise basic safety audit and/or accident investigation technique
Course Duration:

1 day

Assessment Method:

On-course evaluation

Entry Requirements:

Candidates should preferably have completed the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace or similar

Delivery Method:

By use of exercises, handouts and group work etc in an informal setting, either on your premises or in our training room. Each student receives a copy of the textbook and handouts. Our courses are conducted in English, but a range of foreign language papers and work books are available for candidates who would find it easier.

Ofqual Accredited:



Norman Gentry Consulting Certificate of Attendance will be issued to all delegates successfully completing the course.

Course Evaluation:

At the end of the course, as part of our quality monitoring procedures and to contribute to the on-going development and improvement of the programme, all delegates will be asked to complete a course evaluation.

Suggested progression on completion:

C.I.E.H. Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace


Details are available on application.

How do you book this course?

This course is usually run in-house. Contact us for further details

See Courses Dates for upcoming public courses.

< Return to health and safety course list

^ Back to top
web statistics