VR1 Health & Safety

This module deals with all aspects of Health and Safety applying to the Vehicle recovery Industry and covers the following area's:

Theory:

  • Statutory requirements and need for training
  • Health & safety legislation applied to recovery
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Fire Prevention
  • Hazards and risks relating to the work place
  • Tools, storage and Cleaning
  • Company resources
  • Hazards and risks relating to:
    • The workplace
    • The recovery equipment
  • Manual handling

 

Practical Skill Instruction:

  • The use of Personal Protective Equipment
  • Conduct a risk assessment
  • Handling of loads (Manual handling practical)