Health and safety events

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

Managing Workplace Health: Fit for purpose

Designed by and for Occupational Health & Safety professionals the conference delivers a programme which is relevant, thought provoking and educational.  

It addresses situations that confront us on a daily basis, it offers new ideas and theories to be considered and it offers attendees an opportunity to have their say, all in a relaxed setting which encourages informal discussions. 

The development of new working relationships, professional connections and support networks will be actively encouraged and attendees are encouraged to discuss and report on their own experiences with like‐minded professionals.

Date: 20 and 21 November 2019
Location: LaMon Hotel, Gransha Road, Belfast

Download the programme at the WHLG 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

Tuesday 14 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

Tuesday 5 November 2019 Dungannon Enterprise Centre, 2 Coalisland Road, Dungannon BT71 6JT (fully booked)
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: