Fundamentals of Manufacturing Safety

Machine Safety and Operation

Chemical Safety and Material Handling

Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment

Why This Course Is Essential

Knowledge is the key to prevention!

Welcome to the crucial and insightful course on the “Fundamentals of Manufacturing Safety” This is a comprehensive online course designed to instil a deep understanding of safety principles in the manufacturing sector. The course is meticulously crafted to cater to the evolving needs of modern manufacturing environments, emphasizing the importance of safety in maintaining efficient, compliant, and sustainable operations.

In the rapidly evolving industrial landscape, the significance of safety in manufacturing cannot be overstated. This course addresses the critical need for safety awareness and practical skills to navigate the complex safety challenges in manufacturing settings.

It provides a thorough grounding in safety principles, risk management, and compliance with both national and international safety regulations.

Course Subjects:

  • Introduction to Manufacturing Safety
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
  • Machine Safety and Operation
  • Chemical Safety and Material Handling
  • Workplace Ergonomics
  • Fire Safety and Emergency Procedures

Who Should Take This Course:

  • Manufacturing professionals at all levels, including operators, supervisors, and managers.
  • Safety officers and compliance managers in manufacturing settings.
  • Individuals seeking to enter the manufacturing industry.
  • Professionals in allied fields, such as logistics, warehousing, and quality control, looking to broaden their understanding of manufacturing safety.

Benefits to Companies:

  • Enhances overall safety, reducing workplace accidents and associated costs.
  • Ensures compliance with regulatory standards, avoiding legal liabilities and fines.
  • Improves productivity and efficiency by minimizing downtime due to safety incidents.
  • Enhances company reputation as a safe and responsible workplace.

Empowering Individuals with Compliance Knowledge:

  • Equips learners with the knowledge to understand and comply with various national and international safety regulations.
  • Prepares employees to effectively handle safety inspections and audits.

Knowledge Benefits to Employees:

  • Empowers employees with the knowledge to identify and mitigate risks in the workplace.
  • Promotes a culture of safety, making each employee an active participant in safety practices.
  • Improves decision-making skills related to safety and emergency responses.

Environmental Benefits:

  • Incorporates sustainable safety practices, reducing environmental impact.
  • Teaches how to handle hazardous materials safely, minimizing environmental contamination.

Benefits to Individual Learners:

  • Provides a solid foundation in manufacturing safety, enhancing employability.
  • Opens pathways for career advancement into supervisory and managerial roles.
  • Improves job security by developing in-demand skills in safety management.
  • Increases personal confidence and competence in handling safety-related challenges.

Pathway to Employment and Career Advancement:

  • Completion of the course can significantly enhance job prospects in the manufacturing sector.
  • Ideal for those looking to advance to supervisory or managerial roles with a focus on safety.
  • Provides a competitive edge in job markets increasingly prioritizing safety and compliance.

Fundamentals of Manufacturing Safety is an essential course for anyone involved in or aspiring to join the manufacturing sector. It delivers not just theoretical knowledge, but practical skills and insights that can be immediately applied in the workplace, fostering a safer, more compliant, and more efficient manufacturing environment.

In less than seven hours, this course helps provide the skills and competencies necessary to identify and mitigate manufacturing-related hazards, effectively manage risks, and promote a culture of safety in the manufacturing industry. By the end of the course, participants will have the knowledge and tools to create a safer working environment, protect themselves and their colleagues, and contribute to the overall success of manufacturing projects.

Who the course is for

This course is designed for workers, supervisors, and safety professionals in the construction industry who are responsible for ensuring the safety and well-being of employees. It is also suitable for individuals seeking to enhance their knowledge of manufacturing safety. 

Why it works

  • Minimal disruption to the working day – the course takes only half a day
  • Designed for anyone, in any manufacturing sector, worldwide
  • Provides the knowledge and tools required to identify roles and responsibilities in the manufacturing environment.
  • High-impact programme
  • Efficient and effective learning – multiple topics are covered in a single, self-contained course.

The business benefits

Participants will have the knowledge and tools to create a safer working environment, protect themselves and their colleagues, and contribute to the overall success of manufacturing projects:

  • Minimise risk of an incident.
  • Improve your safety culture
  • Develop staff roles in critical point controls.
  • Achieve an internationally recognised and respected certification for staff
  • Enhance your reputation within the manufacturing industry.

Your benefits

By taking this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Understand your own responsibilities for manufacturing safety
  • Identify and report on potential hazards
  • Assess workplace safety levels
  • Comply with the OSHA and international standards

The average time needed to complete the course is 7 hours and the minimum pass mark for the exam is 70% and we recommend the course is taking every 2 years.

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Who benefits From This Course

Everyone! manufacturing safety is a serious risk to our lives, homes and businesses.

The world is changing quickly and businesses need employees with training, knowledge and skills in order to be competitive.

People who continually develop their professional skills or pursue higher education and training, are placing themselves at the forefront for career advancement opportunities in their future.

By giving yourself or your employees, the knowledge to perform your role safely at work, you will stay safe at work and go home safe, which makes the rest and play time in life, far more rewarding, whatever it is you love to do.


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Course Includes

  • 35 Lessons
  • 1 Test
  • Course Certificate