Office Safety

Event Description This course is for West Sussex County Council office-based staff and covers the essentials of office safety including Manual Handling, Computer Safety, Slips, Trips and Falls, Electrical Awareness and Office Security
Training Objectives The aim of this course is to give you an overview of what you can do to reduce the likelihood of accidents in your office 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt on this course you will be able to:

  • Recognise fire safety signs and the different types of fire extinquishers
  • Employ safe and effective manual handling techniques
  • Identify correct workstation posture and set-up
  • Differentiate between a slip, a trip and a fall
  • Use electricity safely in the office
  • Identify means of keeping the office secure from intruders
    Course Pre-Requisites This e-learning is only open to West Sussex County Council Staff. 
    Course Instructions You may have to allow pop-ups for this e-learning module. If you need help in doing this please contact Corporate Learning and Development Helpdesk on 033 022 22003 (x22003).

    This e-learning course should also be viewed in conjunction with the training video 'Health and Safety in the Office' and the guidance available on The Point or West Sussex Services for Schools
    Online Learning Course Category Health and Safety 
    Subject Areas Wellbeing, Health & Safety 
    Target Audience WSCC Staff 
    Course Costs
    Internal LA Cost: £0.00
    PVI/Care Provider Cost: £0.00
    Partnership Cost: £0.00
    Early Years Subscriber Cost: £0.00
    External Cost: £0.00
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 35 Minutes At your desk

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