CLEAPSS Health and Safety for Science Technicians RH622 / C07

Start date
25 Jun 24
1 Day
St Clement Danes School, Chenies Road, Chorleywood WD3 6EW View on Google Map

This course still has availability, book now



This is a one-day course originally designed by a team set up by the Association for Science Education to help with the health and safety training of school laboratory technicians.

 During the course, the following aspects will be covered:

  • legislation on health & safety including the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and its subsequent Regulations
  • legal bans, myths and rumor
  • risk assessment in general and personal risk assessment for technicians
  • safe management for handling of resources for practical science
  • communication



This course costs £160 for CLEAPSS members - £320 for Non members. 

We are the official host for this course for CLEAPSS and we follow their rules and policies for this course. 

CLEAPSS do check on attendee's any bookings who are Non members will be asked to join, or will be issued an additional invoice to total paid of the Non Member fee.

If in doubt please contact us to check if your school is a member of CLEAPSS before booking -

Or contact CLEAPSS to check this information directly 01895 251 496.

Who is the course leader?


You will be able to:

  • raise awareness of safety issues and current health and safety legislation
  • make technicians more comfortable with their responsibilities
  • help delegates become more aware of the range of CLEAPSS services and advice
  • practice risk assessments, to consider what safe management and managing safely means in practice for technicians
  • and, optionally, to devise and Action Plan


Health and Safety for Science Technicians 25 June 202409:30-16:00St Clement Danes School


All participants on the course must come from institutions/organisations that are CLEAPSS members. CLEAPSS reserves the right to charge a higher fee for non-members.

It will be helpful if participants can bring with them a laptop. We need one laptop between two participants; you may also check nearer the date in case we have enough without yours.


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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£160.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£160.00 +VAT

This course still has availability, book now

Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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