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The course will provide delegates with knowledge on the provision and use of work equipment regulations (PUWER) and how they apply in the workplace. The course is a mix of the theoretical and practical sessions, during which delegates will be required to demonstrate their level of knowledge and understanding.

Upon successful completion of the course, delegates will:

  • Be aware of the PUWER regulations and other relevant regulations
  • Be familiar with the requirements imposed by the regulations and how they affect them and their organisation
  • Be able to interpret information from the regulations to assist them to comply
  • Be aware of the requirement for PUWER assessments to be carried out in the workplace
  • Be aware of the circumstances to which the PUWER regulations apply and what is covered by them
  • Introduction
  • Health, safety and welfare information
  • Legislation and regulations
  • Objectives of the regulations
  • Definitions
  • Work equipment
  • Employee duties
  • Information, instruction and training
  • Conformity
  • Machinery Guarding
  • Preventative measures
  • Specified hazards
  • Controls and control systems
  • Maintenance
  • Mobile & self propelled work equipment
  • Non mechanical hazards
  • Working environment
  • Suitability and markings
  • Practical exercises

This course has no scheduled dates and will be run at client request only. To send a booking request for this course, please click the button below.

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½ day
Course Duration
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The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course

Certificates awarded after successful completion of the course will be valid for a three year period after which re-certification must take place.