Fund the future - site banner : This link opens in a new window

Covid-19 (coronavirus):
UCU has produced advice for members. Read the latest UCU operational note here.  Find more information and updates here.

H&S 1: Induction (Health & safety reps role and functions), 3-5 May 2017, Newport

This 3 day module forms the first part of a 6 day training programme organised into 2 modules. Please click on the pink text above for more information and a link to the course application form.

The course will cover: 

  • the role and functions of a safety rep
  • how to obtain facilities and time off to carry out the safety rep's function
  • using the safety reps and safety committee regulations
  • employers' duties under health and safety legislation
  •  a trade union and equal opportunities approach to health and safety
  • how to organise UCU members around hazards at work
  • develop essential safety rep skills.

Please note: please ensure you can attend the course in its entirety prior to submitting your application and further ensure that you have secured time off from your employer to attend. Thank-you.

Please use the form below to apply for this course.


If there are no course dates listed below, or if you'd like to be made aware of further dates, please register your interest here.