REHIS Elementary Health & Safety REHIS

What is special about this course?

An introduction to the importance of health and safety, accidents and work-related ill health and why they occur and why the welfare of people at work is important.

This course can be offered in college or on your premises and is designed to address the employers’ responsibilities for the welfare and safety of all employees, as well as the employees’ responsibility to both themselves and others.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements.

The course covers an introduction to Health & Safety:

  • Health & Safety
  • Health & Safety Law
  • Risk Assessment
  • Working Environment
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Work Related Ill-Health
  • Manual Handling
  • Machinery and Equipment
  • Electricity at Work
  • Fire
  • Accidents and Emergencies.

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time
  • Short course

How long will my course last?

1 Day

Where can I study my course?

    • UHI Perth

Start date

Various dates available throughout the year. To find out more, email or phone 01738 877605




Many of our part-time courses qualify for ITA funding or the Part-time fee grant through SAAS.

See ITA or SAAS for more information.

Is there more information available online?

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To find out more, call 01738 877605 or email

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Perth College UHI. Perth College UHI operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.