Loading Events

To register your interest in this course please call: 059 9721416 or to write a message Click here

Course Information:

Aim: The primary objective of the Safety Officer and Coordinator Course is to provide an entry level awareness course for those new to the coordination of health and safety. The programme will give participants an understanding of the key areas of occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation and guidance.

Participant Profile:  The programme is designed for those who have recently been assigned coordination of health and safety as part of their existing role within the organisation, in particular HR officers/advisors, managers, supervisors or employees new to occupational health and safety.

Duration: 1 day in a classroom setting


  • Health and safety legal system
  • Management of health and safety at work
  • Risk assessment & safety statement
  • Accident prevention and management
  • Role of the safety representative and competent person
  • Common hazards including chemicals, manual handling, fire and D.S.E.
  • Communication, consultation and the safety committee
  • Role of the HSA

Other Information:

Entry Requirement:    
A strong level of spoken and written English required.
Each learner will receive a Barrow Training Certificate of attendance which is valid for 2 years.
Tutor Profile:  
All tutors are highly qualified professionals.
A range of accommodations and supports are available according to specific learner needs. One to one and email support available from tutors.

Learners receive a comprehensive resource pack that can be used as a reference during and after the course.
Booking Process & Fee:

Booking Form available by email to admin@barrowtraining.ie or online at www.barrowtraining.ie. Discounts available if the course is booked and paid in full online.


For certification purposes we gather certain information to provide you with our services.
As a customer, you will be added to Barrow Training’s mailing list where you will receive emails about courses, special offers & events. You can opt out at any time.

One Comment

  1. LacyX September 29, 2017 at 8:56 am - Reply

    I see your page needs some fresh articles. Writing manually takes a lot of time, but there is tool for this time consuming task, search for; Wrastain’s tools for content

Leave A Comment