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Health and safety in your community building

Plus a session on PAT testing and risk assessment

Monday 16th October 2017

Wisbech St Mary Community Centre, Beechings Close, Wisbech St Mary, Wisbech, PE13 4SS

  • Health & safety session (FREE) 10am – 12pm
  • PAT testing session (£65 +VAT per person) 1pm – 4pm

Book to attend one or both sessions

Description of course

This course is split in to two halves the morning session is free to participants and will provide trustees with a better understanding of health and safety policies and the legislation requirements to run your hall or community building.

The afternoon session will cover PAT testing, this training is provided by Quick Test specialists in this field and a fee for each trustee attending this session will be required. The Quick Test PAT training includes both theory and hands-on practical training. The course material is based on the IET Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection & Testing of Electrical Equipment. All delegates receive a comprehensive illustrated training manual which is used throughout the course. Delegates keep the manual as an on-going reference tool. On successful completion delegates are awarded a certificate of competence in PAT testing.

Topics covered by this course – Morning session

  • Legislation affecting your hall
  • Health and Safety policies
  • Employment – H&S
  • Equality Act

Topics covered by this course – Afternoon session

  • Responsibilities for appliances in community buildings including all appliances brought in to the premises
  • Electrical appliance risk assessment
  • Visual Inspection
  • PAT testing

To book a place for either the morning session, afternnoon session or both – please click on the link and complete the online registration form http://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/vhtraining/

Or contact Lisa Chambers – lisa.chambers@cambsacre.org.uk

Download – Health and safety poster