Health, Safety and Wellbeing training

Training is provided in a number of ways to help you work in the safest way possible for yourselves and others. The University-wide training matrix provides details of the training each individual must complete and the intervals. Additional localised face-to-face training occurs where you are required to know specific information in relation to your job and work area.

The University wide training matrix - Who needs to do what when

Frequency of completing health and safety training

Frequency on training to be completed once in the period listed. Refer to specific Group/Element training matrices, where available, for specific School or Workgroup detail.

 

All staff

Supervisors/ managers

Postgraduate students

Placement students

Contractors (internal)

LHSC

Fire warden

First aid officer

MANDATORY TRAINING

        

Health and Safety Induction

3 Years

3 Years

3 Years

 

3 Years

3 Years

3 Years

3 Years

Emergency Response and Evacuation

Annually

Annually

Annually

 

Annually

Annually

Annually

Annually

Cyber Security Essentials Training

Annually

Annually

Annually (staff members)

  

Annually

Annually

Annually

Fraud and Corruption Essentials Training

Annually

Annually

Annually (staff members)

  

Annually

Annually

Annually

WIL Health and Safety Induction (as required)

   

Completion required

    

MANDATORY - ROLE BASED

        

Practical Hazard and Incident Management

 

3 years

   

3 years

3 Years

3 Years

Wellbeing for Work and Life

3 Years

3 years

      

First Aid Training

       

3 Years

Maintain CPR

       

Annually

Fire Warden Training

      

Annually

 

GENERAL AWARENESS TRAINING

        

Musculoskeletal Injury Management and Prevention

        

*Denotes: Training only stipulated if prescribed for a specific location/work area.

Certified facility training

The following additional training is required to be completed once in the period stated for all people (staff, students and contractors) that access certified facilities.

SPECIALIST TRAINING - ROLE BASED

Biological Material Workers

Biosecurity Workers

Chemical Laboratory Workers

Radiation Workers

Laser Workers (Class 3 and Above)

Workshop /Studio Workers

Clinic Workers

Maintenance Workers (Laboratory)

Lab and Workshop Safety

2 years

2 years

2 years

2 years

2 years

2 years

2 years

2 years

PC3 Training

Annually*

Annually*

      

General Biosafety

2 years

2 years

2 years*

2 years*

2 years*

  

2 years

General Radiation Safety

   

Annually

    

Genetic Biosafety

2 years

2 years

     

2 years

Biosecurity

2 years*

2 years

     

2 years

Chemical Safety

2 years

2 years

2 years

  

2 years*

2 years*

2 years*

Scheduled Substances (under review)

Under review

Under review

Under review

Under review

Under review

Under review

Under review

Under review

Gas Cylinder Safety

2 years*

2 years*

2 years*

 

2 years*

2 years*

2 years*

2 years

Laser Safety (Class 3 and Above)

    

2 years

   

Animal Ethics

2 years*

2 years*

      

*Denotes: Training only stipulated if prescribed for a specific location/work area.

University Wide Training Matrix

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