Course overview

Ah, the joy of getting a new machine at work! Loads of fresh buttons to push, flashing lights, and it’ll make your job quicker and easier! Although you might not feel like it, you do need to put your ‘sensible’ head on to use your machinery safely. This is where workshop safety equipment comes in because, let’s face it, injuring yourself on a machine is going to lessen the excitement!

Learning objectives:

  • Explain the benefits of the PUWER regulations and what's included to keep you safe
  • Identify the general items of safety equipment and Personal Protective Equipment
  • Describe how to control risks using Personal Protective Equipment and safety checks
  • Identify correct safety procedures when using workshop machinery and equipment

Course resources

Complete the eModule to gain your certificate (subscription required).