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Appointing and Authorising Authorities training course

Course code: MS4

Course overview

A 3 day training course for learners selected to hold responsibility for appointment or authorising authorities, compliance managers, project managers, property managers, clients representatives, authorising engineers (AE) and those with similar appointing or authorising roles & duties.

Appointing and Authorising Authorities

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Familiarisation with Safe Systems of Work and key personnel.
  • Knowledge that will underpin subsequent specialist courses.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Competence and confidence of staff members new to Safe Systems of Work.
  • Employees who feel their employer has made an investment in their future.

What you will learn

  • An introduction to relevant Health and Safety Legislation.
  • The need for Safety Management Systems.
  • An introduction to the Management of Safe Systems of Work.
  • The Structure Role and Responsibilities of Authorising Authority/Agent.
  • The Structure of Role and Responsibilities of Authorised Persons.
  • The Selection, Evaluation & Appointment of Authorised Persons.
  • Monitoring and Auditing Procedures.
  • Training Requirements for Authorised Persons.
  • Focal Point Duties including Accident Investigation.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • You will receive a certificate of attendance from Develop Training Limited.

How is this training delivered?

  • The theory of the course is delivered in the classroom, but wherever possible practical examples are used to illustrate the duties of an AP.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Learners can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

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