Starting safely

Gain a better understanding of your responsibilities around safety in the workplace. This short course for entry-level employees and freelancers in the TV and film industry includes a multi-choice assessment leading to industry certification valid for five years.

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What will I learn?

  • Raise awareness of your safety responsibilities and competence.
  • Engender a positive approach to health and safety management.
  • Provide understanding on specific workplace hazards.
  • Aim to build safety into everything you do at work.
  • Provide you with more opportunity for employment.
  • Identify why it is important to work safely and everyone’s responsibilities in relation to safety, health, and wellbeing in the workplace.
  • Understand your scope and responsibility for rectifying risks.
  • Identify workplace hazards and risks, their impact and how to control them.
  • Identify your role within safety, health and wellbeing are managed in the workplace

Course delivery

2 hours 40 mins

Online via Zoom or MS Teams. The course can also be delivered face to face.

Attendees will complete a 10 minute  multiple-choice assessment at the end.

The number of participants per course is 6 to 15.

Who is the course for?

The course is aimed at entry level, employees, and freelancers in the TV and film industry. A theatre and live events version of the course is also available (please contact Martin Roberts for further details).

The course will be valid for 5 years.


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