Course Description

Course Code : HSAF0330

Most organisations use contractors in some form, cleaning maintenance etc.  It is a common misconception that when a contractor works on your premises you have no management control over their activities, this is not true. The health and safety of all your workforce is very important, and contractors are no exception. If a contractor is injured at your workplace, there are serious implications for the organisations involved, which could include hefty fines and criminal law suits.


Course Objectives

The course has been developed to provide delegates with suitable information to assist them manage Contractors in the workplace in accordance with current Health and Safety Legislation.

Course Features

  • Managers Health & Safety Responsibilities and Accountability
  • Background to current Health & Safety Legislation
  • Client/Contractor Relationship
  • Risk Assessment – Method Statement
  • Managing Contractors (HSE 5 Steps)

                           Planning.

                           Selection & competency.

                           Working activity.

                           Monitoring contractors.

                           Reviewing contractors.

  • Assessment – written test.