A course for Farm & Estate Managers, Supervisors and Employees who want to be safe at work. It's time to invest in your safety and well-being. Let's go home safe today.
Access to 8 video modules and a quiz with an approximate completion time of 1 hour and 20 minutes
A unique 3D farm experience which immerses you into the farm as you look for hazards
A reduction in workplace accidents and harm to your staff - improve morale and productivity
Prevent costly insurance premium increases
Be ready for when the HSE Inspector calls and minimise the risk of prosecution, fines or even imprisonment
Learn the principles of the HSE publication "What a Good Farm Looks Like"
Show your committment to your staff and invest in their health and safety
During the course you will gain valuable insight and useful information relating to health and safety on Farms & Estates.
You will go away with a good working knowledge of the following:
- An overview of the requirements of Health & Safety Legislation from around the world.
- Accident statistics relating to the sector.
- Common hazards and how to control them including:
- Vehicles & machinery.
- Falls from height and falling objects.
- Child safety in agriculture.
- Safety around animals & animal diseases.
- Electricity & overhead powerlines.
- Noise & vibration.
- Pesticides & chemical safety.
- Shooting safely.
- Personal safety.
- Fire safety & first aid.
- Occupational health & stress.
Who is this course for?
This course is for Farm and Estate Managers, Supervisors and Employees. There will be lots of information relevant to each group.
What does the course contain?
The course contains informative videos, quizes, powerpoint presentations with voice over and an interactive experience on our virtual farm.
How much time do I have to complete the course?
There are no time limits, you can go as fast or as slow as you wish.
Will I receive a course certificate?
Yes, every successful student will receive a course certificate of attendance.
What are the benefits of this course?
The main benefit to all students is an increased awareness of the hazards associated with Farms and Estates. This will enable you to remain safe at work.
Is this course just for UK students?
No, this course is suitable for Farm and Estate workers from around the world. The common causes of accidents on Farms and Estates are the same the world over.