Health and safety events

Find out about upcoming events organised by HSENI, its partner organisations and relevant trade bodies.

Coping with the Pressures of Farming

This course covers a range of wellbeing issues for the farming sector. Workshops are available across Northern Ireland and can be set up to accommodate local rural community groups, farmer groups, organisations etc.

Trainees will also be provided with the booklet 'Coping with the Pressures of Farming' published by Rural Support and HSENI. This is a valuable resource of information.

Cost: Free to attend

Course Date:

Date Location Time
21 January Markethill 7.30pm

To enrol visit the CAFRE website

Managing work-related stress - the Management Standards approach (fully booked)

This workshop will cover the key elements of HSE's Management Standards for work-related stress and the associated five step risk assessment approach.

The workshop will provide information on the legal responsibilities associated with work-related stress, provide advice and guidance on how to use the Management Standards approach in your business and give you the opportunity to explore its practical application.

You will learn how to develop and conduct a suitable and sufficient risk assessment to control the risks associated with work-related stress at an organisational level.

The workshop is interactive and provides the opportunity to share experiences with other delegates and HSENI advisors.

The workshop will detail the following:

  • stress vs pressure
  • the legal implications of work-related stress
  • and introduction to the Management Standards
  • the risk assessment approach
  • the key elements of a stress policy

Who should attend?

This workshop is suitable to those who are expected to lead the organisations approach to stress management i.e. those working in HR; health and safety and occupational health functions.

Dates and locations of upcoming workshops

Date Location
Wednesday 22 January 2020 HSENI, 83 Ladas Drive, Belfast BT6 9FR        (fully booked)

Cost

No cost to attend.

Registration

If you are interested in attending this workshop please complete the following registration form:

Managing work-related stress - A line manager's role (fully booked)

This workshop will cover the key elements of HSE's Management Standards for work-related stress and the associated five step risk assessment approach.

The workshop will provide information on the legal responsibilities associated with work-related stress, provide advice and guidance on how to use the Management Standards approach in your business and give you the opportunity to explore its practical application.

You will learn how to carry out an individual risk assessment by structuring your conversation around the Management Standards.

The workshop is interactive and provides the opportunity to share experiences with other delegates and HSENI advisors.

The workshop will detail the following:

  • the Positive Health Triangle
  • the business case
  • stress vs pressure
  • signs and symptoms of work-related stress
  • an introduction to the Management Standards
  • the individual risk assessment approach
  • self care

Who should attend?

This workshop is suitable for line managers and/or those responsible for a team of people.

Dates and locations of upcoming workshops

Date Location
Tuesday 4 February 2020 HSENI, 83 Ladas Drive, Belfast BT6 9FR (fully booked)

Cost

No cost to attend.

Registration

If you are interested in attending this workshop please complete the following registration form: