This course discusses basic health and safety topics for telecommunication industry workers, including occupational hazards, safe working methods and relevant legislation.
Why EUSR? The Energy and Utility Skills Register is affiliated with CSCS, to assist in gaining the card holder access to construction sites for the purpose of telecommunications work. The learning material is simple and easy to digest for all users, and delivered by EUSR accredited instructors.
EUSR provides health and safety awareness training for the tasks and environments, relevant to the telecommunications industry. Alternate utilities such as Gas, Power and Water, health and safety qualifications can also be added to an EUSR card.
Accreditation On successful completion of the training, you will be registered onto the Energy & Utilities Skills Register, accessible for all via the EUSR website for quick recognition, and a card will be issued stating your competence. This cost is included in the course price above, and no additional costs will be incurred.
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The programme content and scheme specification have been developed through consultation with the telecommunications industry. Programme material is produced and managed by Energy & Utility Skills on the industry's behalf. The content is reviewed periodically and consists of six core modules and one specific to the telecommunications industry. All individuals will need to complete all seven modules to receive the SHEA Telecommunications registration. The programme may only be delivered by trainers approved by Energy & Utility Skills.
The programme will be delivered through the context of the telecommunications industry.
This module aims to familiarise individuals with the underpinning legal frameworks, definitions and their application in the workplace setting, including the responsibilities for both the individual (as employee) and their employer.
This module aims to develop individuals' understanding of the key environmental considerations in the workplace, and their impact as employees, on the sustainability of their environment.
This module helps individuals to identify and control risks and hazards, and understand their role in preventing them through a range of positive and proactive health and safety behaviours.
This module develops the individual's ability to both identify a range of common physical hazards and minimise their impact in the workplace, in line with CSCS requirements.
This module provides the individual with an understanding of the processes and procedures required to work in the highway; this includes both public and private environments and creating a safe working environment through safe systems of work. The individual will know what to do in the case of an emergency.
This module aims to explain the meaning of the term 'occupational health' and develop the individual's understanding of a range of occupational health hazards and their requirements. It helps individuals identify, mitigate for and minimise occupational health hazards in the workplace.
This module develops individuals' understanding of emergency response behaviours, the role of reporting, inspection and enforcement of health & safety in the workplace. It also develops an individual's understanding of the impact on employee and employer of both poor/improving health and safety in the workplace.