Work-related stress continues to be the biggest health risk to UK businesses and costs the economy millions of pounds each year. Organisations experiencing high levels of stress among its workers are at risk of significant claims for damages in addition to the losses caused by poor worker engagement and sick-leave.
I can offer a one-day in-house course that is an introduction to the issue of work-related stress. Designed for all employees, this CIEH certified qualification raises awareness of the likely sources of stress and methods for its management based on the HSE Management Standards approach.
It can be used as an introduction to the issue for more senior staff, including line managers, who play a major role in managing stress. The qualification will enable employees to contribute to strategies which combat work-related stress.
The qualification covers the following topics:
- Definitions of stress
- Stress as an occupational health hazard
- Identification of basic workplace stressors
- Development of basic controls for work-related stressors
- Duties under UK legislation
Enquire here for a quotation.