Warehouse Safety Essentials

Promoting responsible warehouse safety in practice

Who is it for?

This one day course is designed for managers and supervisors with health and safety responsibilities working in a warehouse, storage or distribution centre.

What will I learn?
  • The risks and hazards of the warehouse environment
  • Legislation influencing and promoting safe warehouse operations
  • How to promote safety through vehicle/pedestrian segregation

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Member: £243
  • Non-Member: £286

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • The legislative requirements for regular racking inspections
  • The types, frequency, what to check and records of inspection
  • Best practice and training regarding hand pallet trucks
  • Principles of good manual handling practice
  • Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
  • What to do in the event of an accident
  • Legal compliance; reporting following an accident (RIDDOR 2013 and HSE)
  • Slips, trips and falls; cause and avoidance, including good housekeeping
  • Risks of vehicles and pedestrians in the same environment
  • Prevention; segregating vehicles and pedestrians
  • Encouraging safe working practices


Delegates will deliver a micro training session as part of this course for peer review and feedback.

Course Dates
Course commences; 

18 September 2017
20 March 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.

Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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