Risk Assessment For Senior Managers

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Risk Assessment For Senior Managers

Event Summary

A course specifically designed to provide Health and Safety advice and information, for those responsible for Health and Safety Risk Assessment within their GP Surgery/Practice, Primary Care Network (PCN), Medical Centre, or other primary care setting.

Wednesday, 16 October
09:30 - 11:30
Zoom Online Event

Main Contact

Lead Team
+442382122912
This training course is accessible for wheelchair users.
If you have any communication or mobility needs that the event organisers need to be aware of please contact them in advance of the course to let them know.

Event Speakers & Trainers

Mr Gary Hepburn
Mr Gary Hepburn
Speaker & Trainer
This training will be run over Zoom. To participate you will need to install Zoom on your device, and ensure it is has a microphone, speaker, and camera. Please Note: Some trainers will no longer allow you to stay on the call if you do not have your camera operating.

Log into Zoom 09:15 session runs 09:30 to 11:30 

To participate you will need a device capable of running Zoom, that also has a microphone and speaker, a camera is beneficial but not essential.

Introduction

A course specifically designed to provide Health and Safety advice and information, for those responsible for Health and Safety Risk Assessment within their GP Surgery/Practice, Primary Care Network (PCN), Medical Centre, or other primary care setting. The course is suitable for Practice Managers, Assistant Practice Managers, Operations Managers, other Managers and Supervisors and staff who either oversee or undertake Risk Assessment

Aims 

During this session we will be looking at:

  • Health & Safety Law
  • The law and risk assessment
  • Hazard Identification
  • Workplace general risk assessment
    • Risk Evaluation
    • Risk control strategies
    • Identification and implementation of control measures
    • Suitable and sufficient risk assessment
    • Who is a “competent person” for undertaking risk assessment
    • Communications
    • Monitoring and review
  • Typical healthcare risk assessments
  • Practical worked example
  • Other workplace risk assessments
    • Fire risk assessment
    • COSHH
    • Manual Handling
    • Display screen
    • Legionella
  • Options for health and safety advice and support.
  • Open forum (chance to share problems and issues and seek solutions)

Objectives

At the end of this course the learners will have been given the opportunity to develop their awareness of and skills in assessing risk.

Please note this session will NOT be recorded 

Event Speakers & Trainers

Mr Gary Hepburn
Mr Gary Hepburn
Trainer

Gary set up Sirius Business Services Ltd (Sirius) at the end of 2000. Gary is a member of many professional bodies such as Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, International Institute of Risk and Safety Managers, Institute for Learning, Royal College of Nursing, Association of Healthcare Trainers, the Council for Professionals as Resuscitation Officers and the Institution of Fire Engineers. Throughout his career Gary has worked with and advised many major and international companies in the healthcare, petrochemical, financial services, pharmaceutical, media, research, IT, engineering industries, facilities management and Government organisations as well as working with smaller commercial, charitable and voluntary organisations. Gary has held several senior appointments in the NHS in Primary Care, Community Hospitals, Emergency Care and Mental Health.

Gary has been an active first aider/medic since he first qualified as a Dive Medic over 30 years ago and has many years hands on experience in event medical services, medical repatriation and as a first responder for the NHS. He has also qualified as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). He has been a health and safety professional, has developed and led training and provide advice and consultancy services for over 30 years. He has specialised in Primary care for the last 15 years.

Price List

Name

Description

Price (Inc VAT)

All GPs and members of staff working within GP practices in the Wessex LMCs’ catchment area

This option is for everyone working in a Practice in the Wessex LMC catchment area that does not fit into one of the other options on offer.

£45.00

Non Members

This is the cost if you are not working in a Practice in the Wessex LMCs catchment area. £90.00

Waiting List

Please be advised there are spaces available on this course unless it states otherwise. If a course is full you will be given the option to book on the waiting list. If you are on the waiting list and a place becomes available, you will be notified automatically you do NOT need to contact Wessex LMCs. 

Refunds

All delegate fees are non-refundable, however, if it has been agreed that a refund is possible, it will be subject to an administration charge of £5 for fees of £100 or less, or £10 for fees more than £100.

Attendance Details

In certain circumstances, we will share details of attendance or non-attendance with the person who booked and/or funded this course for the delegate. If you have any objection to your attendance status being shared, please can you contact Louise Greenwood (Director of Education & Training, Wessex LMCs) at least 48 hours before the start of the training on louise.greenwood@wessexlmcs.org.uk

Pharmaceutical Sponsorship

This event may be sponsored by pharmaceutical company/ies having the opportunity for promotional product presentation at the start of the meeting. No pharmaceutical companies have been involved in the selection of speakers, agenda items, or any other matters relating to this training. Your name and Practice will be shared with the Rep but not your email address

 

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