Sneak Peek: Worker Basics


28 Jun 2017

Did you know you can now learn about the dangers of fatigue, drugs and alcohol, and stress as part of our new online Worker Basics module?

Worker Basics is one of the six online modules that are available as part of our newest course, Passport Plus – Flexi (Online + Classroom).

Worker Basics is designed to help you and your workers understand the legal responsibilities on site, and will show you some of the tools that can help to identify hazards and control risks. 

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During the Worker Basics Module, you’ll learn how to identify potential hazards using practical tools like the Seven Point Analysis and the Step Back 5x5.

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You’ll also learn about the different ways to manage risk and how the Hierarchy of Controls works.

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Interactive and engaging, this short module will guide you through essential information on stress, fatigue, drugs and alcohol, the law and hazard identification.

Here’s what a Project Administrator for Arrow International, Emily Howarth, said about the Worker Basics Module:

“The module was easy to use and easy to navigate - I enjoyed it!”

Worker Basics is just one of the modules available as part of the Passport Plus – Flexi (Online + Classroom) course. Other modules in the library are:

  • Noise
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Manual Handling
  • Mobile Plant
  • Electricity

Passport Plus – Flexi combines the advantages of in-class and online learning and lets you choose the training most relevant to your workplace risks when renewing site access. Just complete two online modules of your choice plus a two-hour in-class session, and you’ll renew your Site Safety Card (Passport).

Passport Plus – Flexi is available at a special introductory price for six months only. Enrol online now!