Health and safety events

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

Mental Health Charter Seminar

Workplace mental health should be a priority for employers in Northern Ireland – together we are supporting employers to deliver open and inclusive workplaces.

  • Did you know mental ill health is 25% higher in Northern Ireland ?
  • Do you know how to intervene early when employees are struggling ?
  • What preventative measures are you taking to protect the mental health of your workforce ?
  • Have you reviewed your policies for mental ill health?

Where: Fermanagh House, Broadmeadow Place, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh  BT74 7HR

When: Tuesday 5 June 2018

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30am

Who should come: Employers- large and small

Book online at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mental-health-charter-seminar-tickets-46179548272 

Farm Family Key Skills Workshops

These workshops are specifically designed for the general livestock farmer. Workhops are free to attend and will cover awareness training; risk assessment and knowledge transfer on the processes required in undertaking farming activities; on-farm construction work; and the ‘making it safer’ online assessment tool.

Dates, times and locations of workshops:

Thursday 24 May Ballymena, 7pm
Tuesday 19 June Omagh, 7pm
Thursday 5 July Newtownards, 7pm

For more information and how to enrol visit the CAFRE website.

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 June 2018
  • Wednesday 12 September 2018
  • Wednesday 7 November 2018
  • Wednesday 6 February 2019

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 20 June 2018
  • Wednesday 19 September 2018
  • Wednesday 14 November 2018
  • Wednesday 13 February 2019

Registration

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