Health and safety events

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

Asbestos Seminar - 20 March 2019, Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick

HSENI is holding a seminar for organisations who are involved in the planning, organisation or removal of asbestos containing material which requires a licensed contractor.

This seminar will not cover any topics relating to the management of asbestos containing materials in buildings.

Places are limited for this seminar. Please complete and return the attached registration as soon as possible:

Closing date for registration is Friday 15 March 2019.

Time

08:45 - 09:20 Registration and Coffee

09:20 - 09:30 Welcome Emma Gilmore, IOSH

09:30 - 10:15 Asbestos Enclosure Ventilation: Monitoring, Measuring and Developments Dr Martin Gibson, HSE (GB)

10:15 - 10:45 Training Needs Analysis and NVQ’s Jamie Carraher, DCUK

10:45 - 11:10 Coffee Break

11:10 - 11:25 HSENI Perspectives Nancy Henry, HSENI

11:25 - 12:10 Asbestos 4-Stage Clearance and Other New Changes in the New Analyst Guide Dr Martin Gibson, HSE (GB)

12:10 - 12:40 Changes in the Licensing Regime Deborah Walker, Asbestos Licensing Unit,

HSE (GB)

12:40 - 13:10 Open Forum, Questions and Closing Remarks Louis Burns, HSENI

13:10 - 14:00 Lunch

Managing Work-Related Stress - the Management Standards Approach

This workshop will cover the key elements of HSE’S Management Standards for work-related stress and the associated 5 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 v Pressure
  • The Legal Implications of Work-Related Stress
  • An 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.

Venue

The workshop will be run at the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland premises at

83 Ladas Drive, Belfast, BT6 9FR

Cost

No cost to attend

*This workshop can also be tailored to be delivered in house *

Dates of upcoming workshops

  • Wednesday 6 February 2019   *FULLY BOOKED*

Registration

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

Managing Work-Related Stress – A Line Managers Role

This workshop will cover the key elements of HSE’S Management Standards for work-related stress and the associated 5 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 v 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.

Venue

The workshop will be run at the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland premises at

83 Ladas Drive, Belfast, BT6 9FR

Cost

No cost to attend

*This workshop can also be tailored to be delivered in house*

Dates of upcoming workshops

  • Wednesday 13 February 2019   *FULLY BOOKED*

Registration

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