- Course Code: UKVC19EPW
- Location: Online
- Duration: 0.75 hours
- Cost: £49.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major devices and browsers
Emergency Procedures in the Workplace
Emergencies can happen at any time in the workplace.
Having a set of procedures, policies and a well-made emergency plan can help prevent many injuries and miscommunication.
Employers and employees who take the time to develop and practise basic emergency procedures often improve their overall safety and security at their place of employment.
While you might not be able to predict every single emergency scenario, having at least the general emergency situations covered is a step in the right direction.
This course will go into detail on what a good emergency plan is, what to avoid and what makes a well-trained employee in case of an emergency.
We begin by addressing how a good emergency plan differs from bad emergency procedures and a list of common emergencies that businesses deal with.
Next, we review good emergency procedures, to include what a well-trained employee should have as far as skills are concerned and what to avoid in emergency procedure planning.
Finally, we show you some steps to take and provide you with tips to help your emergency planning process.
You Will Learn:
- About different types of emergency situations
- What should be included into your emergency plans
- What to expect of employees during an emergency
- Tips to help make emergency planning easier and concise
The Benefits of Taking This Course:
- You will be able to learn about good emergency planning
- You will be able to learn about bad emergency procedures
- You will learn about the benefits of good emergency planning
- Understanding how to make an emergency action plan and how to enforce it
Who can take the Emergency Procedures in Workplace Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 1 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 1 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 1 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Emergency Procedures in Workplace Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.