Stress awareness.

This half day course is aimed at raising awareness of likely sources of work related stress, the varying symptoms and effects it can cause and the opportunities available for its control.

This course is suitable for all employers especially those dealing with the public, working to targets, providing services, training, supervising or managing. Successful completion will prepare candidates to look carefully at their own work activities and contribute to the development of strategies to combat work-related stress. They will also receive a CIEH Stress Awareness Certification. This four hour course covers subject areas including:

  • Definitions of stress.
  • Stress as an occupational health hazard.
  • Identification of basic workplace stressors.
  • Responsibilities imposed under UK legislation.
  • Development of basic controls for work-related stressors.

The maximum number of candidates that can be accommodated on this course is twelve