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This training is intended for staff and post graduate students who regularly use DSE to help prevent or reduce the risk of possible health problems arising from computer use. The training is also aimed at those responsible within departments for assisting with the DSE risk assessment process. The course will provide an understanding of the DSE Regulations 1992 (as amended 2002) and discuss employer's and employee's duties regarding the assessment of DSE workstations. There will be theory and a practical demonstration. The training will allow time to discuss some of the common health problems and concerns that may be associated with poor workstation set-up with examples of possible solutions.

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Thu 13 Feb 2020 11:30 [Places]
Fri 24 Apr 2020 11:30 [Places]
Wed 24 Jun 2020 11:30 [Places]
Asbestos Awareness Training Wed 13 Nov 2019   13:30   [More dates...] [Places]

This training will provide delegates with a basic knowledge of asbestos awareness, the risks and the legal requirements under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.

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Wed 13 Nov 2019 09:00 [Full]
Biological Safety Officers' Training Event Tue 19 May 2020   09:30 [Places]

An annual event for Biological Safety Officers (BSOs).

Chemical Safety Mon 18 Nov 2019   09:30   [More dates...] [Places]

A safety course for anyone either directly working with chemicals or who is responsible for persons working with chemicals including PIs, Post Grads, Post Docs and technicians.

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Thu 14 Nov 2019 09:30 [Full]

This is a City and Guilds accredited course which will provide delegates with an understanding of the risks and the legal requirements under the Approved Code of Practice Legionnaires' disease. The control of legionella bacteria in water systems 2013.

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Thu 12 Mar 2020 09:00 [Places]
Departmental Safety Officer Essentials Mon 18 Nov 2019   10:30   [More dates...] [Places]

If you are a newly appointed Departmental Safety Officer, you should attend this course within three months of appointment where possible. Space permitting, we also welcome current DSOs and others with a health and safety role.

The topics are also covered in other courses that are open to all comers.

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Thu 18 Jun 2020 10:30 [Places]

The Fire Safety Awareness course (1400-1500) will raise attendees' awareness of fire safety and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation. Use of Fire Extinguishers training (1515-1615) provides hands on experience in the correct use of portable fire extinguishers.

University staff working in embedded accommodation at Addenbrooke's Hospital should attend the NHS' fire training for its tenants. This will cover general fire safety awareness specific to the main hospital. (See related courses below for further details.)

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Wed 20 Nov 2019 14:00 [Full]
Tue 7 Jan 2020 14:00 [Full]
Tue 4 Feb 2020 14:00 [Full]
Tue 3 Mar 2020 14:00 [Full]
Tue 5 May 2020 14:00 [Places]
Tue 2 Jun 2020 14:00 [Places]
Tue 7 Jul 2020 14:00 [Places]

Fire Safety Awareness training provided by the NHS for all embedded tenants.

Please note: This event will close for bookings one week before the event.

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Fri 10 Jan 2020 09:30 [Places]
Mon 17 Feb 2020 13:00 [Places]
Wed 18 Mar 2020 09:30 [Places]
Tue 28 Apr 2020 13:00 [Places]
Thu 14 May 2020 11:00 [Places]
Wed 17 Jun 2020 10:00 [Places]
Fire Safety Managers Wed 8 Jan 2020   10:00   [More dates...] [Places]

This course will provide clear instruction of what is expected of fire safety managers to assist responsible persons to comply with current fire safety legislation.

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Wed 4 Dec 2019 10:00 [Full]
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Wed 3 Jun 2020 10:00 [Places]
Wed 1 Jul 2020 10:00 [Places]
Fire Training Online Self-taught Not bookable

Raise fire safety awareness for all members of the University and assist fire safety managers to comply with current fire safety legislation.

Please note that you will need to register when using the online fire training for the first time and know who your Fire Safety Manager is. Your Department should advise you who your Fire Safety Manager is. Fire Safety Managers should be able to provide you with the first time user guide with instructions for registration. Alternatively you can contact us for this information. To access the training please click on Online Fire Training.